MINNEAPOLIS, MN—The law firm of Maslon LLP is pleased to announce that it has met and exceeded the 2021 Pro Bono Institute’s Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge® for the seventh year in a row – in a year in which the total hours by participating firms fell 15%.
The Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge is a commitment made by major law firms around the country in which firms must devote at least 3% of their annual billable hours or a set number of hours per attorney to the provision of pro bono legal services to low-income and disadvantaged individuals, families, and nonprofit groups. The challenge is administered by the Law Firm Pro Bono Project of the Pro Bono Institute.
A majority of Maslon’s attorneys participated in qualifying pro bono work in 2021. In total, Maslon attorneys contributed 4,478 of their hours to pro bono service in 2021.