NYSBA Names 42 Willkie Attorneys Empire State Counsel® Honorees in 2022

July 7, 2022

Willkie attorneys recognized for pro bono contributions during 2021 calendar year.

The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) recently named 42 Willkie attorneys among the Empire State Counsel® honorees for pro bono contributions in 2021. Launched in 2006, the Empire State Counsel® Program recognizes NYSBA members who, during the prior year, performed 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services either through direct legal representation of a low-income/vulnerable individual, donating free legal services to an organization whose services are designed primarily to address the legal and other basic needs of persons of limited financial means, or providing free legal services to an organization dedicated to increasing the availability of legal services to vulnerable and/or low-income populations.

The following Willkie attorneys were recognized for their pro bono service:

  • Mallory Abel
  • Joshua Anderson
  • Daniel Andrew
  • Alison Angoff
  • Gabrielle K. Antonello
  • Kim Aquino
  • Scott D. Avitabile
  • Norman C. Bay
  • Natalia Benitez
  • Allison Berkowitch
  • Richard Borden
  • John L. Brennan
  • Francesca Campione
  • Roni J. Cohen
  • Nicholas Conlon
  • Diana Curtis
  • Lauren J. Dalton
  • Joseph G. Davis
  • Athena Eastwood
  • Devon W. Edwards
  • Argemira Flórez
  • Joelle Freeman
  • Justin Garbacz
  • Lorena Leticia Garcia Perez Gavilan
  • Jill K. Grant
  • Kaydene Grinnell
  • Lily Grisafi
  • Samuel Hall
  • Aaron J. Hersh
  • Chloe Holt
  • Shaimaa M. Hussein
  • Randall Jackson
  • Kenley Joseph
  • Anna Jugo
  • Stacey Kushlefsky
  • Simone Marton
  • Casie M. Orellana
  • Amanda M. Payne
  • Neesa Patel Sood
  • Alexander J. Swartwood
  • J. Mylan Traylor
  • Jordan C. Wall