Congratulations to Marisol Garcia and Robert Moody on being recognized by the Kansas Bar Association!
Pro Bono Award
Robert Moody and the Wichita Bar Association are being honored for the Driver’s License Clinic, a free legal clinic to assist Wichita residents who are facing issues with their drivers license. This award recognizes a lawyer or law firm for the delivery of direct legal services, free of charge, to the poor or, in appropriate instances, to charitable organizations whose primary purpose is to provide other services to the poor.
Pro Bono Certificate
Marisol Garcia is receiving a Pro Bono Certificate of Appreciation. Criteria for recognition includes:
- Lawyers who are not employed full time by an organization that has as its primary purpose the provision of free legal services to the poor;
- Lawyers who, with no expectation of receiving a fee, have provided direct delivery of legal services in civil or criminal matters to a client or client group that does not have the resources to employ compensated counsel;
- Lawyers who have made a voluntary contribution of a significant portion of time to providing legal services to the poor without charge; and/or
- Lawyers whose voluntary contributions have resulted in increased access to legal services on the part of low– and moderate–income persons.
Robert and Marisol will be recognized at the KBA awards luncheon, held on Friday, June 23 at the Burge Union on the KU campus.