Coolidge Attorneys help with Access to Justice Awards gala
Coolidge Wall attorneys David Pierce, Dan Gentry, and Anne Thompson attended the Access to Justice Awards gala held on November 13, 2013. Local organizations Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (“ABLE”) and Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (“LAWO”) hosted the event, which recognized outstanding contributions by individuals and organizations to the improvement of access to legal services in Western Ohio. ABLE and LAWO are non-profit regional law firms that provide high quality legal assistance in civil matters to help eligible low-income individuals and groups in western Ohio achieve self reliance, and equal justice and economic opportunity. Anne, Dan, and Dave served on the planning committee, which organized the event and facilitated outreach to sponsors. The event sold out all available seating, a first for this event.