Honors and Awards

Pro Bono Honors and Awards

If you do pro bono, NYSBA wants to recognize your contributions.  Each year the Association proudly recognizes those who have made an outstanding contribution to ensuring low-income New Yorkers have equal access to justice. 

Empire State Counsel®

President's Pro Bono Service Awards

Denison Ray Civil Awards

Denison Ray Criminal Defender Awards

Excellence in Mandated Representation Awards (Criminal and Family Court)

National Pro Bono Week 

  • Honoring Attorneys for Outstanding Pro Bono Service Assisting Low Income Individuals with Civil Legal Services