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Recent Honors to Schnader Lawyers

Recipient Award
Samuel W. Silver Rebecca Lacher First Judicial District Pro Bono Publico Award (2014) Presented to lawyers who provide exemplary pro bono service in the Philadelphia courts.
Albert S. Dandridge III     Hon. William F. Hall Award (2014)     Presented by the Barristers' Association of Philadelphia to a lawyer for championship of fairness in the application and interpretation of the law and for defending the legal rights of the most vulnerable populations.
Pedro A. Ramos     William J. Clothier II Memorial Award (2013)     Awarded by the Pan American Association of Philadelphia for dedication to public service and commitment to the ideals of Pan-Americanism.
Carol Notias Kotsinis     Jeremy G. Epstein Award (2013) Presented to lawyers for outstanding pro bono service in New York City Bar Justice Center projects.
Marla K. Conley     Craig M. Perry Service Award (2013) Presented to a lawyer who has devoted substantal time and energy to community-oriented activities, including both pro bono and charity work.
Aaron J. Fickes
Gordon S. Woodward
Capital Pro Bono High Honor Roll (2012) Awarded by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia to lawyers who performed 100 or more hours of pro bono service in 2012.
Marla K. Conley
Christopher A. Reese
H. Lee Schwartzberg, Jr.
Stephen J. Shapiro
John R. Timmer
Benjamin D. Wanger
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Pro Bono Roll of Honor (2012) Awarded to lawyers who performed pro bono services in the First Judicial District in 2012 and recognizes the importance of performing pro bono work in order to ensure justice for citizens of Philadelphia.
Samuel W. Silver
Bruce P. Merenstein
Julie E. Randolph
Emily J. Hanlon
The Legal Intelligencer's Unsung Heroes of Pro Bono (2012) Presented to lawyers who dedicate themselves to helping their communities through pro bono service.
Dennis R. Suplee S. Gerald Litvin & Dennis R. Suplee Fellowship (2011) Awarded to Penn Law graduating students or recent alumni in their pursuit of public interest careers.
Arlin M. Adams    The Benjamin Franklin Medal for Distinguished Public Service (2011) The medal, awarded by the American Philosophical Society, is the organization's highest award for distinguished public service and achievement in the sciences.
William H. Brown, III Pennsylvania Bar Association's A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award (2011)     Awarded to lawyers who have demonstrated dedication to the legal profession and the minority community through civil, community or legal service.
William H. Brown, III Champions of Equal Employment Opportunity Award (2010) Awarded to individuals who have shown a life-long commitment to equal rights.
Hon. Timothy K. Lewis The National Law Journal's and Legal Times' Champions and Visionaries Award (2010) Awarded to lawyers who performed work that advanced the practice of law in Washington, D.C. and who have upheld the profession's core values through public service, pro bono efforts and advocacy for civil liberties.
Jon C. Hughes The Legal Intelligencer's Unsung Heroes of Pro Bono (2010) Presented to lawyers who dedicate themselves to helping their communities through pro bono service.
Nicole Reimann Support Center for Child Advocates' Distinguished Advocates Award (2010) Presented to extraordinary individuals who have shown a strong commitment to changing the lives of Philadelphia's abused and neglected children.
Albert Momjian     The Barristers' Association of Philadelphia Cecil B. Moore Award (2010)     Presented in recognition of outstanding efforts on behalf of the Haitian relief effort.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP     Allegheny County Bar Association's Pro Bono Achievement Award (2009) Presented annually to law firms whose commitment to pro bono work sets an example for others in the region.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent (VIP) Chancellor's Award (2009) Presented to law firms who have at least ten percent of their Philadelphia lawyers working with VIP.
Robert J. Williams
Pennsylvania Bar Association's Pro Bono Award (2009)     Awarded annually to lawyers who have shown a strong and ongoing commitment to the cause of pro bono and have worked to provide legal services to those in need.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP American Bar Association's Exceptional Service Award for Death Penalty Representation (2008) Awarded annually by the ABA's Death Penalty Representation Project to law firms that have been nominated by their colleagues and peers for exceptional service to and representation of individuals on death row.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP Pro Bono Institute's Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge Award (2008) Awarded to law firms that become signatories to the Pro Bono Institute's Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge, acknowledging their institutional, firm-wide commitment to provide pro bono legal services to low income and disadvantaged individuals and families and nonprofit groups.
Elizabeth K. Ainslie
Gordon S. Woodward
National Legal Aid & Defender Association's Beacon of Justice Award (2007 & 2008) Awarded to law firms for their dedication to justice for all, in response to the courageous work being done in providing pro bono legal assistance to detainees at Guantanamo Bay.
Carl A. Solano
Keith E. Whitson
Pennsylvania Bar Association's Pro Bono Award (2008) Awarded annually to lawyers who have shown a strong and ongoing commitment to the cause of pro bono and have worked to provide legal services to those in need.
Samuel W. Silver Philadelphia Bar Association's Wachovia Fidelity Award (2006) Presented annually to individuals who have helped improve the administration of justice and exhibited faithfulness to the profession.
Samuel W. Silver
Pennsylvania Bar Association's Pro Bono Award (2006) Awarded annually to lawyers who have shown a strong and ongoing commitment to the cause of pro bono and have worked to provide legal services to those in need.
Dennis R. Suplee
Nancy Winkelman
Bruce P. Merenstein
Alison C. Finnegan
HIAS and Council Migration Service of Philadelphia's Pro Bono Award (2005) Presented to lawyers for their hard work, dedication and determination to seek a positive outcome in a challenging and complex asylum case.
Nancy Winkelman Pennsylvania Bar Association's Pro Bono Award (2005) Awarded annually to lawyers who have shown a strong and ongoing commitment to the cause of pro bono and have worked to provide legal services to those in need.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP Philadelphia Bar Association's Citizens Bank Pro Bono Award (2004) Presented to law firms who have demonstrated dedication to delivering pro bono legal services in the Philadelphia region.
William H. Brown, III Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Lifetime Achievement Award (2004) Presented to an individual whose distinguished career of exceptional achievement of service has advanced equal justice under law.
J. Denny Shupe Defense Research Institute's Community Service Award (2003) Presented to a member of DRI who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to the improvement of the social and cultural well-being of the general public.
Harold Cramer Philadelphia Bar Association's Bar Medal (2003) Presented to lawyers for their sustained and extraordinary contributions to the justice system or community worthy of emulation.
Dennis R. Suplee Community Legal Services of Philadelphia's Equal Justice Award for Pro Bono (2003) Presented in recognition of those who have made extraordinary efforts to ensure equal access to justice through the legal system for all, regardless of income.
Nancy Winkelman American Bar Association's John Minor Wisdom Public Interest and Professionalism Award (2000) Presented to individuals and firms who have made outstanding contributions to the equality of justice in their communities, ensuring the legal system is open and available to all.
William H. Brown, III University of Pennsylvania Law School Law Alumni Society's Alumni Award of Merit (2000) Presented to individuals in recognition of their professional and public service achievements and support of the law school.
Hon. Arlin M. Adams Philadelphia Bar Association's Bar Medal (1999) Awarded the highest honor for public service, as judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, as Pennsylvania Secretary of Public Welfare and as Chancellor of Philadelphia Bar Association, as well as other distinguished service.
Nicole Reimann National Multiple Sclerosis Society Leadership Class of '99 Presented to senior level professionals for their outstanding commitment to the business, civic and cultural betterment of local areas.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP Philadelphia Cares "Hands On Philadelphia Award" (1998-99) Awarded to organizations for their volunteer service to the community on "Philadelphia Cares Day."
James D. Crawford United States Court of Appeals for Third Circuit Certificate of Appreciation (1998) Presented to those who provide distinguished pro bono service to federal courts in the Third Circuit.
Hon. Arlin M. Adams The Philadelphia Award (1997) Awarded annually to individuals for their outstanding contribution of service to the Philadelphia region.
William H. Brown, III         Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Whitney North Seymour Award (1996-97) Presented to individuals for distinguished advocacy on behalf of equal justice under law.