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Equal Justice Works, the nation’s largest facilitator of opportunities in public interest law, today announced its 2019 Regional Public Interest Award recipients. Each year, the Equal Justice Works National Advisory Committee honors eight law students who have demonstrated commitment to public interest law and pro bono work.
Chosen for their innovation and impact, each of the students selected is recognized for providing outstanding service through law clinics, volunteer work, internships, extracurricular projects, and more. The 2019 Regional Public Interest Award recipients include:
St. Johns University School of Law
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Chicago-Kent College of Law
University of Alabama School of Law
Vanderbilt Law School
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
UCLA School of Law
University of New Mexico School of Law
“We are proud to recognize these eight exceptional law students with the Regional Public Interest Award,” says Aoife Delargy Lowe, director of law school engagement and advocacy at Equal Justice Works. “As an organization founded by law students, we have always valued students’ passion for and commitment to public interest work.”
Recipients will be presented with a commemorative plaque and a monetary reward of $250.
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