FIRM HONORS AND RECOGNITION
Volunteer Legal Services of Austin has announced that Noelke English Maples St. Leger Blair will be honored with the 2012 Joseph H. Hart Award. The Joseph H. Hart Award is presented annually to a law firm that has demonstrated the integrity and dedication to legal services to the poor exemplified by Mr. Hart throughout his legal and judicial career. For more information about Volunteer Legal Services, click here.
NEMSB has again been recognized in 2012 as one the Best Tier 1 Law Firms in Austin (in America) by BestLawyers. Three of our partners, Lea Noelke, Keith Maples, amd Andi St. Leger, have been individually honored as Best Lawyers in Family Law by the same organization. To learn more about BestLawyers, click here.
All NEMSB Partners and one Associate have been recognized by SuperLawyers. Partners Lea Noelke and Keith Maples have been named to the Superlawyers list. Partners Andi St. Leger and Audrey Blair along with Associate Sam Colletti have all been named to the Rising Star listing. To learn more about SuperLawyers, click here.
INDIVIDUAL HONORS AND RECOGNITION
Partner Keith Maples is the President-Elect of Volunteer Legal Services, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing legal services to low income citizens who cannot afford regular market rates for these services.
Partner Andrea (Andi) St. Leger is President of Imagine Lockhart, a new organization that encourages Lockhart residents to become active in their community.
Partner Lea Noelke has been asked to serve as honorary Phone-A-Thon co-chair for Volunteer Legal Services in 2012, an important fundraising effort for this organization to continue supporting those who need legal aid but cannot otherwise afford it.