Pro Bono Award

2018 Award Nominations Submissions are CLOSED.

The Pro Bono Award of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation is given annually to a Philadelphia law firm or corporate legal department that performs outstanding volunteer efforts in providing legal services to those in need. The award recipient demonstrates commitment to the development of pro bono legal services in the region and contributes significantly to innovative approaches to the delivery of legal services.

More about the Pro Bono Award

The Pro Bono Award brings important recognition to the amazing pro bono work being done in our community, work that is at the core of the legal profession. This important and prestigious honor is a proud part of the legal community’s commitment to promoting access to justice, as embodied by the mission of the Foundation and its work in support of legal assistance.

2018 marks the fifteenth anniversary of the Pro Bono Award. The award is officially presented by the Bar Foundation during the annual event. 

2017 Award Recipient: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Recent Past Recipients