(Boston, 11/13/09) New England Law | Boston: New England Law | Boston was the recipient of the 2008 Women's Bar Foundation Pro Bono Award. The award recognized the law school's Family Law Clinic's work with the WBF's Family Law Project for Battered Women. Professor Caryn Mitchell-Munevar accepted the award for the law school.
The clinic's Professor Barbara Oro also received a pro bono award from the Middlesex Probate Court for her dedication in assisting unrepresented litigants at the court's Lawyer of the Day program. Professor Oro is accompanied by students in the Clinical Program when she participates in the probate court program.