Akin Gump Receives Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program Pro Bono Award

(Dallas) – The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP) has awarded Akin Gump its Bronze Award for Pro Bono Services. The award was accepted by investment management practice attorney Nina Orendain, who also received the organization’s Outstanding Bilingual Attorney of the Year award.

Ms. Orendain’s community, civic and charitable activities include assisting clients through DVAP, for which she was been honored in the past.

DVAP is an organization dedicated to increasing and enhancing pro bono legal services to the poor in Dallas through the recruitment, training, and support of volunteer attorneys. The organization is a joint program of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas. DVAP presents awards annually to those that go “above and beyond their call of duty.”

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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