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Pro Bono Award

Pro Bono Awardees are Detroit Bar members who contributed 30 hours of pro bono work from November 1 through October 31 by volunteering for the Detroit Legal Services Clinic or for one of the many pro bono opportunities listed on the Detroit Bar Gateway. Awardees receive a certificate and an electronic badge that can be used professionally on their website, business cards, etc. They are also recognized at the annual Archer Award Gala in November.

Please email your list of pro bono volunteer activities from November 1 until October 31.  All submissions must be received by October 31. Include the name of the organization you served, clinic date and number of hours.  If you participated in direct case work, please indicate the number of cases in addition to the hours.

Pro bono opportunities are listed at the Detroit Bar Pro Bono Gateway.

2021 Awardees:

  • Genevieve Delonis
  • Kaitlyn Elias
  • Patricia Felix
  • Carina Kraatz
  • Timothy Kroniger
  • Nashara Peart
  • Wendolyn Richards
  • John Sier
  • Mark Swanson
  • Amanda Zack

2020 Awardees:

  • Amanda Attipoe
  • Kaitlyn Carr
  • Rayan Harajli
  • Carina Kraatz
  • Zeinab Saad
  • John Sier
  • Stephen Thomas

2019 Awardees:

  • Amanda Attipoe
  • Kaitlyn Carr
  • Niccole Hudson
  • Cheryl Verran Jordan
  • Zeinab Ali Saad
  • John Sier
  • Katelyn Young
  • Hassan Zaarour