Paul Hastings Honored in The National Law Journal’s Pro Bono Hot List
New York – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm was included on The National Law Journal (NLJ)’s 2020 Pro Bono Hot List. The annual list honors law firms that, according to the NLJ, are “dedicated to making a monumental impact on the lives of those in need.” Paul Hastings is one of just 18 firms recognized this year.
“We believe every one of our attorneys has an obligation, both professionally and personally, to give back by helping those who are most vulnerable and in need,” said
Paul Hastings was recognized by the NLJ for several significant pro bono client successes, including a
Over the past year, the firm also deepened its commitment to the National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP). The firm’s work ensured that one veteran finally received the full of benefits to which he was entitled. After six years that included a federal court appeal, Paul Hastings ensured that his disability rating was adjusted and that he was awarded retroactive retirement pay and benefits. The firm was named
The firm’s other pro bono efforts include an expanding initiative to combat human trafficking by organizing impact work and driving discussions across multiple industry sectors. In addition, Paul Hastings has established a practice focused specifically on supporting social enterprises all over the world.
The National Law Journal will host its annual legal awards honoring, among others, the firms on the 2020 Pro Bono Hot List on November 5, 2020, in Washington, D.C.
At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.