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President Signs FY 17 Omnibus Spending Bill Funding LSC at $385M

On May 6, President Trump signed the FY 2017 omnibus spending bill, which funds the federal government through September 30, 2017. The bill passed with bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress. The bill includes $385 million for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), a non-profit corporation established by Congress in 1974, to provide funding and [...]

2020-07-16T11:23:57-05:00May 11th, 2017|

President Signs FY 17 Omnibus Spending Bill Funding LSC at $385 M

On May 6, President Trump signed the FY 2017 omnibus spending bill, which funds the federal government through September 30, 2017. The bill passed with bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress. The bill includes $385 million for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), a non-profit corporation established by Congress in 1974, to provide funding and [...]

2020-07-16T11:23:57-05:00May 11th, 2017|

OSBA Honors Pelanda With Lawyer Legislator Award

Foundation board member Rep. Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville), has been recognized by the Ohio State Bar Association with its 2017 Lawyer Legislator Award. The award recognizes Ohio lawyers who also provide exceptional service as Ohio legislators. Read more here.

2017-06-08T13:56:24-05:00May 2nd, 2017|

OSBA Honors Susan Choe With Women Lawyers’ Award

COLUMBUS, OHIO (April 28, 2017) – Susan A. Choe, current Deputy Director and General Counsel for the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Ohio State Bar Association’s (OSBA) Nettie Cronise Lutes Award. Choe received the award today during the OSBA’s Council of Delegates meeting in Columbus. The Nettie [...]

2020-07-16T11:23:57-05:00May 1st, 2017|

Columbus Attorney Recognized for Dedication to Legal Aid, Access to Justice

Columbus attorney John P. Gilligan, partner in the law firm Ice Miller, is the recipient of the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation’s (“the Foundation”) 2017 Presidential Award for Pro Bono Service. The award will be presented today at the Ohio State Bar Association’s offices during a meeting of the Association’s Council of Delegates. The Presidential Award [...]

2020-07-16T11:23:57-05:00April 28th, 2017|

Ohio Judges, Lawyers to Reimagine Pro Bono Work in Ohio

Nearly 50 judges, lawyers, law school professors and others will gather in Columbus on Thursday to discover innovative ways to do pro bono work and improve access to legal help and the courts for low income and underserved Ohioans. The Pro Bono Summit, hosted by the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation with support from the Ohio [...]

2017-06-08T13:56:19-05:00April 18th, 2017|