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Call for 2015 nominations for the Sidney B. Linden Award

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Its time to send in your nominations for the Sidney B. Linden Award! The deadline for submission is Friday, October 16, 2015.

The award is named after Justice Sidney B. Linden, the first Chair of Legal Aid Ontario (LAO), who has been involved with legal aid for over 35 years.

LAO created the Sidney B. Linden Award to honour exceptional individuals who have demonstrated a longstanding commitment to helping low-income people, and given their time, expertise, and/or service to ensuring access to justice in Ontario.

Whos eligible?

Lawyers in the private sector, community legal clinic staff, people who work at a Student Legal Aid Society, paralegals, academics, LAO employees and other professionals are all eligible.

Nominate someone!

Please consider nominating someone you know by completing the nomination form and send it to LAOs Communications department.

More information

Questions?

Genevieve Oger
Senior Communications Media Relations Officer
Tel: (416) 979-2352 ext. 5208
Cell: (416) 768-4461
Email: ogerg@lao.on.ca or media@lao.on.ca