Honors and Awards

Blank Rome’s Carol Gershon Named a “Volunteer of the Year” by Pro Bono Partnership

Blank Rome Partner Carol Gershon has been named a Volunteer of the Year by Pro Bono Partnership in recognition of her pro bono work and tremendous contributions to nonprofit organizations throughout the New Jersey area in 2017.

Carol will be recognized along with two additional Volunteer of the Year honorees, Verizon’s Public Policy, Law, and Security Department and Laurence S. Rickles of Teva Pharmaceuticals, at a celebratory breakfast event held on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the University N.O.W. Day Nursery at Princeton University. 

Pro Bono Partnership provides business and transactional legal services to nonprofit organizations serving the disadvantaged or enhancing the quality of life in neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. Since its founding in 1997, the Partnership has assisted more than 2,350 nonprofits on nearly 10,500 legal matters. For more information, please visit www.probonopartner.org.

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Blank Rome's Carol Gershon accepting Pro Bono Partnership's "Volunteer of the Year" award.
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Blank Rome's Carol Gershon (third from the right) and fellow Pro Bono Partnership "Volunteers of the Year."