American Lawyer Ranks Kasowitz among the Top 100 Law Firms for Pro Bono
The American Lawyer has ranked Kasowitz Benson Torres as one of the top 100 law firms in the country for pro bono work in its annual 2019 Pro Bono Scorecard. This year, Kasowitz climbed to No. 80 on the list, from a ranking of No. 101 last year. Kasowitz is also ranked No. 62 in the subcategory of average pro bono hours per attorney, an increase from No. 91 last year. Kasowitz’s award-winning pro bono program is headed by partner and Pro Bono Committee Chair David J. Abrams. Under his leadership, Kasowitz attorneys devoted approximately 14,000 hours to pro bono work in 2018, which averages approximately 53 pro bono hours per attorney.
View The American Lawyer’s Pro Bono Scorecard listing (subscription required).Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP recognizes the importance of providing pro bono services to disadvantaged individuals and organizations unable to afford quality legal representation, and is committed to providing the same aggressive representation to our pro bono clients as we do to any other firm clients. We encourage our attorneys at all levels to handle pro bono and other public service matters in any area in which they are interested. Learn more about Kasowitz’s Pro Bono Program.