Paul Hastings Wins Chicago Charity Challenge for Pro Bono Service to Christopher House
By Paul Hastings Professional
The Chicago Charity Challenge named Paul Hastings its 2014 Grand Prize winner, awarding $10,000 to the firm's charity partner, Christopher House. Paul Hastings was recognized for contributing 3,377 volunteer hours and nearly $2 million worth of legal services to Christopher House to support their efforts to build a new charter school that will serve the most vulnerable families in the Belmont Cragin community. The firm negotiated the property purchase, handled contracts, served as an advocate on the Charter School Task Force, and hosted middle and high school students for a Career Day.