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Shawndra Jones Honored for Pro Bono Service
January 6, 2017

The New York State Bar Association has recognized Shawndra Jones as an Empire State Counsel® Outstanding Pro Bono Volunteer for her pro bono work performed in 2016. Shawndra is one of two individual attorney honorees.

Launched in 2006, The Empire State Counsel® Program recognizes NYSBA members who, during the calendar year, performed 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services either through direct legal representation of a low-income/vulnerable individual, or donating free legal services to an organization whose services are designed primarily to address the legal and other basic needs of persons of limited financial means, or providing free legal services to an organization dedicated to increasing the availability of legal services to vulnerable and/or low-income populations.