Columbia Legal Services Pro Bono Reception: Celebrating the Art of Advocacy

New location this year:

AXIS Pioneer Square
308 1st Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98104

  Doors open 5:00 PM | Brief program 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Drinks & appetizers provided
 
Join us as we celebrate pro bono work and those who fight for justice  
in Washington.  This event is free to attend.

RSVP at the above link, or by emailing alanna.tritt@columbialegal.org

HONOREES

 

Anne Mjaatvedt
Anne Mjaatvedt Law Firm
For her dedicated volunteer efforts in our Reentry Clinic to help those with criminal records reduce
or even eliminate their legal financial obligations and move forward with their lives

Teresa Mosqueda
Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
For her outstanding partnership with CLS on policy work related to basic human needs,
access to health care, and fair wage and labor conditions for our clients

Brendan Peters & Kaustuv M. Das
Perkins Coie
For four years and hundreds of hours as co-counsel in a class action lawsuit
against the Vancouver Housing Authority resulting in settlement payments to hundreds of low income tenants

Marc Cote
Terrell Marshall Daudt & Willie PLLC
For his ground-breaking work achieving a unanimous Washington Supreme Court ruling on behalf of all
Washington farm workers to ensure that hard-working piece-rate workers are provided guaranteed rest breaks
and are fully compensated for that time

Jim Theofelis
For 15 years of partnership with CLS on advocacy of critical policy and legislation affecting thousands of Washington's
children and youth who are homeless or in foster care


 

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