COMMUNITY SERVICE IS A CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY FOR LIONEL SAWYER & COLLINS
Las Vegas, NV – Over 450 attended the Clark County Legal Services’ Pro Bono Awards luncheon held at the Golden Nugget, Thursday, December 11, 2003. This annual function celebrates and awards law firms and individual lawyers who have given free professional legal counsel and assistance to Clark County citizens who cannot afford legal fees.
Among a distinguished group of law firms and individual lawyers, Cam Ferenbach, a shareholder with Lionel Sawyer & Collins, past president and legal counsel to Clark County Legal Services and past President of the Clark County Bar Association, was awarded the Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year presented to him by Nevada Supreme Court Justice Becker. District Judge Nancy Saitta presented to Cam Ferenbach an award for 50 hours of Pro Bono service in 2003. Lionel Sawyer & Collins was awarded the Lied Award for Most Pro Bono Cases for a law firm. The award was presented by U.S. Congresswoman Shelley Berkley to Sam Lionel who accepted the award on behalf of his Firm.