We are delighted to announce that Salvos Legal has been honoured with the 2015 Pro Bono Program of the Year at the recent Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards. Salvos Legal’s Managing Partner, Luke Geary, accepted this award on behalf of the firm at the Australian Law Awards ceremony, held on 17 September 2015 at The Westin, Sydney.
This award recognises Salvos Legal’s groundbreaking model, which provides a sustainably funded, free legal service for clients in need, without recourse to any government funding.
The Australian Law Awards honour the best and brightest in the legal profession. Salvos Legal’s outstanding achievements have been recognised at these awards on multiple occasions. Salvos Legal was awarded Law Firm of the Year in 2014. Salvos Legal’s Managing Partner, Luke Geary was honoured with the 2012 Burgess Paluch Pro Bono Award and 2013 Managing Partner of the Year award. One of Salvos Legal’s Associates, Sophie Roberts, won the Young Gun of the Year award in 2013.
We would like to thank our many supporters and our dedicated team of staff and volunteers whose outstanding efforts are the cornerstone of the firm’s success.
Read more about the Australian Law Awards on the Lawyers Weekly website here.