Pro Bono Firm/Organization of the Year
Quarles & Brady LLP provides sophisticated legal services to clients across the world as a multidisciplinary AmLaw 200 law firm with about 475 attorneys practicing in Chicago, Indianapolis, Madison, Milwaukee, Naples, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tampa, Tucson, and Washington, D.C. Madison office attorneys are active participants in the firm-wide pro bono program and have volunteered hundreds of hours in 2015 to assist low income individuals in Dane County. Fourteen attorneys in the Madison office qualified for the Pro Bono Honor society in 2015 by providing at least 50 hours of pro bono service to benefit low income clients. Madison office attorneys helped create and participate in the Legal Intervention for Nonviolence Clinic to assist clients of Domestic Abuse Intervention Services in addressing some of the unique legal challenges posed by domestic violence. Other attorneys volunteered to help obtain court-ordered guardianships for low income disabled adults referred by Dane County Human Services.