Archive for Awards

Oct. 26 – The Daily Record Covers MVLS’ Celebrate Pro Bono Reception

Thank you to The Daily Record for their great coverage of our October 5th Celebrate Pro Bono Reception, celebrating MVLS’ 35th Anniversary and the volunteer lawyers who have made noteworthy contributions to the delivery of pro bono legal services over the past year.

Oct. 17 – Matthew Stubenberg to Receive Maryland Bar Foundation Award

Congratulations to MVLS’ Director of IT and staff attorney Matthew Stubenberg who was recently selected to receive the Maryland Bar Foundation’s Legal Excellence Award for the Advancement of the Rights of the Disadvantaged for his utilization of technology to solve access to justice issues, specifically criminal record expungements.  Matthew will receive his award on Thursday [Read more.]

Oct. 17 – Photos from Celebrate Pro Bono

Thank you to the 250 guests and 16 sponsors who helped MVLS celebrate our volunteers, donors, board members, and our 35th anniversary at Celebrate Pro Bono on October 5.  We’re so pleased to report that we raised over $6,000 at the event during Pledge for Pro Bono.  Combined with sponsorships and donations received before the event,…

Oct. 11 – Congratulations to MVLS’ Amy Hennen

Congratulations to Amy Hennen, MVLS’ Managing Attorney of Consumer and Housing Law, who was recently named one of Maryland’s Leading Women by the Daily Record.  Leading Women identifies women who are 40 years old or younger for the tremendous accomplishments then have made so far in their career.  Judging criteria includes professional experience, community involvement…

Aug. 16 – Matthew Stubenberg Named Innovator of the Year

MVLS’ Director of IT Matthew Stubenberg has been named an Innovator of the Year by The Daily Record for his work using technology to address access to justice issues. The Daily Record began the Innovator of the Year awards in 2002 as a way to recognize Marylanders and Maryland-based companies for their innovative spirit –…

Aug. 1 – Matthew Stubenberg Named Top 40 Young Lawyers by ABA

Congratulations to MVLS Director of IT and staff attorney Matthew Stubenberg for being selected by the American Bar Association’s (ABA) On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers List.  The Annual On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers provides national recognition for ABA young lawyer members who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership,…

June 22 – MVLS’ Matthew Stubenberg Recognized as 20 in Their Twenties

MVLS Director of IT and staff attorney Matthew Stubenberg was recognized by The Daily Record with their 20 in Their Twenties award.  

June 18 – MVLS Volunteer Gerald Kelly and MVLS Receive Pro Bono Awards

MVLS took home two awards from the Pro Bono Resource Center’s (PBRC) Pro Bono Service Award Ceremony held during the Maryland State Bar Association’s (MSBA) annual meeting on June 18 in Ocean City, Maryland.  MVLS volunteer attorney Gerald Kelly, of Kelly Dorsey P.C. received the Lee A. Caplan Award and MVLS, as an organization, was…