Fiona Brett Honored by Her Justice with Pro Bono Counsel Award
(New York) – Akin Gump pro bono counsel Fiona Brett has been awarded Her Justice’s Pro Bono Counsel Award as part of the organization’s annual Commitment to Justice Awards. The awards recognize “the unwavering commitment” of Her Justice volunteers who donated their time and knowledge last year to help women and their families receive much-needed legal support.
Her Justice is a nonprofit organization providing free legal services in family, divorce and immigration law to low-income women in New York City. Akin Gump has been active in its pro bono program since 2000.
Last year, counsel Eli Miller received Her Justice’s Outstanding Team Award as part of the organization’s annual Commitment to Justice awards. Her Justice also awarded Akin Gump with its inaugural Firm Commitment Award in 2016 for averaging the most hours of pro bono services per lawyer of all law firms on behalf of the organization.
Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
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