Cleary Gottlieb Recognized Among Law360’s Pro Bono Firms of 2013
August 30, 2013
Cleary Gottlieb was named a Pro Bono Firm of the Year for the second consecutive year by Law360. In a related article on the firm’s dedication to pro bono work and advocacy on issues at the forefront of national consciousness, Law360 highlighted Cleary Gottlieb’s:
- partnership with The Bronx Defenders in trying to bring to trial 54 misdemeanor marijuana possession cases stemming from New York City’s stop-and-frisk program and
- work with The Southern Poverty Law Center and Lite DePalma Greenberg LLC on the first-ever lawsuit against providers of gay “conversion” therapy.
Law360 also cited the firm’s work in death penalty and trafficking cases.
Cleary Gottlieb dedicates more than 90,000 hours to pro bono and public service annually.