Here is a slide show from the 2012 North Shore Pro Bono Project of Southeast Louisiana Legal Services' annual pro bono awards luncheon.
SLLS also sponsored a free "ask a lawyer" day on Friday, October 5th, at the Covington Branch of the St. Tammany Parish Library from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Here are photos from the 2012 Louisiana State Bar Association Pro Bono & Children's Law Awards.
All of the Covington Recipients pose for a photograph. (From left to right) Justice Greg G. Guidry, Alan A. Zaunbrecher, Ann E. Duvic, Christine B. Alphonso, Cynthia Bordonaro, and Jimmy Davidson.
Alan A. Zaunbrecher (center) accepts the Pro Bono Publico Award from Justice Greg G. Guidry (left) and Jimmy Davidson (right).
Christine B. Alphonso (center) accepts the Pro Bono Publico Award from Justice Greg G. Guidry (left) and Jimmy Davidson (right)
All of the Pro Bono Publico recipients pose for a photograph. (From left to right) Michael A. Duplantier, Jimmy Davidson, Justice Greg G. Guidry, Alan A. Zaunbrecher, Mary E. Winchell, Byron R. Kantrow, Jr., Christine B. Alphonso, Dwazendra J. Smith, Mark C. Surprenant for Adams and Reese LLP New Orleans, Judith R. Kennedy, Patricia B. McMurray for Adams and Reese LLP Baton Rouge, Melanie Newkome Jones, Scott P. Gaspard, Barbara A. Siefken, Matthew Livaccari, Sean P. Collins, and Emily P. Ziober
Century Club Recipients pose for a group photograph. (From left to right) Justice Greg G. Guidry, Sean P. Collins, Barbara A. Siefken, James L. Michaels, Ann E. Duvic, Charles B. Long, Sandra L. Sutak, Matthew Livaccari, Judith R. Kennedy, Garth J. Ridge, Dwazendra J. Smith, Byron R. Kantrow, Jr., Emily P. Ziober, Hon. Melvin A. Shortess (Ret.), Jimmy Davidson
Here are pictures from our 2011 Awards Luncheon.
Jason Rush and Ernie Barrow,
Individual Award Winners: Attorneys Tracey Turgeau Powell of Slidell, Christina Falco Baldwin of Covington, and Jane L. Triola of Pearl River.
Attorney Kasi Brannan of Covington won the door prize, a one night stay at the New Orleans Renaissance Pere Marquette plus dinner at Mila Restaurant.
Pro Bono Coordinator Cynthia M. Bordonaro and Attorney Ross Lagarde.
Judge Reggie Badeaux of the 22nd Judicial District Court, Attorneys Mark Mansfield of Covington (Treasurer of Covington Bar Association), Deanna Hamilton-Lamz of Slidell (President of Slidell Bar Association), and Alan Zaunbrecher (President of Covington Bar Association) of Covington.
Individual Award Winner Jane L. Triola of Slidell and Director of SLLS Brian Lenard.
Individual Award Winner Tracey T. Powell of Slidell and Director of SLLS Brian Lenard.
Law Firm Award Winner Keith Couture of Couture & Levesque, LLC of Madisonville and Director Brian Lenard.
Law Firm Award Winner Wesley Levesque of Couture & Levesque, LLC of Madisonville and Director Brian Lenard.
Individual Award Winner Christina Falco Baldwin of Covington and SLLS Director Brian Lenard.
Other events --SLLS steps out for the Greater Covington Bar Association's Justice Jump. In the first photo you see SLLS' Elisabeth Carriere, Roxanne Newman and Cynthia Bordonaro.
Best wishes to Robin R. De Leo and Ann E. Duvic pictured below, who were honored for their service during the May 24th Pro Bono & Children's Law Awards Ceremony at the Louisiana Supreme Court.
Robin R. De Leo (center) accepts the Pro Bono Publico Award from LSBA Immediate Past President Kim M. Boyle (left) and Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson (right).
Century award recipients: Back Row (from left to right) C. Peck Hayne, Jr., Margot E. Hammond, Timon Webre, Kristen Bernard, Ann Duvic, William G. Cherbonnier, Jr., Jeffrey K. Coreil, Ayn W. Stehr, Peter B. Sloss, Jeannine Alford Sullivan, Doreen A. Taravella, Lilian R. Hangartner, Dona K. Renegar, Michael D. Lane, L. Bianca Chretien, Lt. Cmdr. Christopher D. Mora, Caroline McSherry Dolan, Lisa W. Borden, Robin R. De Leo, Dwazendra J. Smith. Front Row (from left to right) Tom Lorenzi, David F. Bienvenu, Theresa Barnatt, Frank X. Neuner, Jr., Robert E. Torian, Mark C. Surprenant, Will Montz, Patrick S. Ottinger, Gregory A. Koury, Cleveland M. Patterson, III, Felix Cao, Rosanna Eugenio, Marianna Broussard, Bradford H. Felder, Lindsay L. Meador, Judith R. Kennedy, and Michelle C. Purchner.
Go here to see all of the photos of the event.
Here are photos from our First Annual Luncheon and Awards Ceremony for the organization formerly called the SLLS Pro Bono Project for the 22nd Judicial District -- now the Southeast Louisiana Legal Services’ North Shore Pro Bono Project Volunteers and others gathered at Benedict's Plantation in Mandeville on Friday, September 24, 2010.
The guest speaker was State Representative Tim Burns and the door prize was an autographed Saints Football! Those gathered also heard an address from the Reverend Joseph Cazenavette. The program honored Suzanne E. Bayle, Ann E. Duvic, and Robin R. DeLeo for their distinguished service.