Brooklyn Volunteers Lawyers Project — Celebrating 25 Years: Fern Finkel
In honor of this special anniversary, the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (“VLP”) highlights some of the remarkable volunteer attorneys whose pro bono work can be seen in the strength of the VLP today.
Brooklyn Bar Association Foundation hosts free lecture on debt
A group of interested lawyers and members of the public joined two noted Brooklyn attorneys Monday night for a brief primer on consumer debt and bankruptcy.
Pro Bono Barrister: BBA public forums exemplify good that lawyers do
One survey that was reported on television (so it must be true) claimed that members of Congress are now even less popular than lawyers.
Brooklyn Bar Association hosts annual meeting
The final Distinguished Service Award was presented to elder law attorney Fern Finkel. “This lady does things in the service sector that you cannot imagine,” Napoletano said.
Pro Bono Barrister: BBA’s foundation offers elder law forum free and open to the public
Barrister Finkel, who heads the Foundation Law Committee, will serve that night as program organizer and moderator when members of the public are invited to hear from experts on how they can “plan ahead” on Elder Law challenges.