The Auction also recognizes attorneys for their commitment and dedication to pro bono and public interest work through the Public Interest Attorney of the Year Program, chaired by Lois Carter Schlissel of Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein.
2015 Long Island Public Interest and Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Recipients
Sarah M. Baird- Farrell Fritz, P.C.
Joseph R. Bjarnson- Sahn Ward Coshignano & Baker, PLLC
Richard Eisenberg- Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.
Steven A. Kotchek ’11- Greenblatt & Agulnick, P.C.
Brian Shupak ’11- Brooklyn Defenders
Professor Lewis A. Silverman- Touro Law Center
Richard Stern- Macco and Stern, L.L.P.
Touro Law Center also recognized the following individuals of allied professions for educating our Disaster Relief Clinic and TLC Heart team. Their efforts have allowed Touro’s students and staff to provide a more complete representation of Superstorm Sandy’s victims.
Andy Baker, Northern Home Improvements
Scott Primiano, The Insurance Advocates
Cindy Zeis, Aspen Contracting