CHICAGO – Barnes & Thornburg is pleased to announce that the firm has been named to the Public Interest Law Initiative’s (PILI) 2020 Pro Bono Recognition Roster. PILI advances equal access to justice by connecting members of the legal community with those in need of legal assistance.
“PILI does phenomenal work for those who need help in our state, and while I’m proud that they recognized Barnes & Thornburg, I take greater pride that we can serve as their partner and supporter,” said Kevin Driscoll, the Chicago pro bono administrator.
Michael Carrillo, Chicago office managing partner added “Barnes & Thornburg has a long-standing tradition of providing pro bono services, and it’s inspiring to see talented individuals from the firm come together to provide counsel and support to this admirable organization.”
Barnes & Thornburg, along with select other law firms and corporations, is being recognized for its pro bono contributions and commitments throughout the state of Illinois. This year’s reception will be held virtually with a series of events from June 15 through June 19. For more information about the event, please click here.
With more than 700 attorneys and other legal professionals, Barnes & Thornburg is one of the largest law firms in the country. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Atlanta, California, Chicago, Delaware, Indiana, Michigan, Minneapolis, New York, Ohio, Raleigh, Salt Lake City, Texas and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit us online at www.btlaw.com or on Twitter @BTLawNews.