Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division (YLD) Pro Bono Award

Recognition Opportunity!  CFAWL is an organization dedicated to actively promoting the advancement and recognition of its members in the legal profession.  There are lots of ways we can do that, but we need your help!  Do you know a member who might qualify for this award?  Let us know!

The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division (YLD) Pro Bono Award recognizes the public service or legal aid performed by a young lawyer (younger than 36 or who has not practiced for more than five years in any jurisdiction) who provides outstanding contribution to those in need of legal services.  Past recipients include our own Judge Heather Pinder Rodriguez!  Nominations must be submitted to CFAWL by September 4, 2020.

We know there are many superstars in CFAWL that qualify.  Please send your nomination to our Award Chair, Peggy Smith Bush, at  If you are aware of any other awards we can promote within our membership, please let us know.