Awards

Honors and awards received by Stroock attorneys and staff since 2001 include:

2017

  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Advocacy, Sanctuary for Families
  • Community Service Award, Urban Justice Center
  • Captain Robert Richard Randall Award for Community Service, Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
  • 20th Anniversary Year Honoree, Legal Information for Families Today
  • Corporate Service Award, Brooklyn Community Housing & Services
  • Commitment to Justice Award, Her Justice
  • Lester B. Granger Award for Lifetime Achievement, Dartmouth College

2016

  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance 
  • Citation, Office of the Governor, State of New York
  • Proclamation, Manhattan Borough President, Borough of Manhattan


2015

  • Pro Bono Services for Beyond the Call of Duty, Health People
  • Commitment to Justice Award, Her Justice

2014

  • Beacon of Justice Award, National Legal Aid & Defender Association
  • Asante Award, Touch Foundation
  • Community Development Award, Pratt Area Community Council
  • Commitment to Justice Award, Her Justice

2013

  • Certificate of Recognition, MFY Legal Services
  • Cornerstone Award (Law Firm), Lawyers Alliance
  • Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Recognition, Lawyers Alliance
  • Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Recognition, The Legal Aid Society
  • Certificate of Recognition, NYC Family Court Access to Justice Program
  • Champion of Justice Award, Fordham School of Law, Feerick Center for Social Justice & Dispute Resolution
  • Community Justice Award, Urban Justice Center
2012
 
  • Pro Bono Publico Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Cornerstone Award (Individual), Lawyers Alliance
  • Commitment to Justice Award, inMotion
2011
 
  • Law and Society Award, Urban Justice Center
  • Commitment to Justice Award (Outstanding Partner), inMotion
  • Pro Bono Publico Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Award for Pro Bono Excellence, Office of the Mayor (NYC)
  • Citation of Merit, Brooklyn Borough President, Borough of Brooklyn
  • Pro Bono Award, Charles L. Brieant Community Center
  • WIBO Spirit Award, Workshop in Business Opportunities
  • Pro Bono Award, Brooklyn Community Housing & Services
  • Recognition for Service Award, Legal Services of New York
2010
 
  • Above & Beyond Achievement Award, Sanctuary for Families
  • Citation of Merit, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.
2009
 
  • National Public Service Award, American Bar Association
  • Jeremy G. Epstein Award for Pro Bono Services, City Bar Justice Center
  • Pro Bono Award, Volunteers of Legal Services
  • Professional Service Award, Lighthouse International
2008
 
  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance
  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Advocacy, Sanctuary for Families
  • Outstanding Service Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Partnering for Justice Award, New York Lawyers for the Public Interest
  • Partners in Justice Award, MFY Legal Services
  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Advocacy, Sanctuary for Families
  • Whitehall Award, Rocking the Boat
  • Environmental Sustainer Award, Sustainable South Bronx
  • Community Service Award, Pratt Area Community Council
  • Outstanding Volunteer Service Award, VLA
  • Wallis Annenberg Founders Award, Southern California Counseling Center
  • Samuel J. Duboff Memorial Volunteer Award, Fund for Modern Courts
  • Pro Bono Service Award, Legal Services NYC
2007
 
  • Distinguished Pro Bono Efforts Award, Lawyers Alliance
  • Pro Bono Service Award, NYC Family Court Legal Services Project
  • “Above & Beyond” Achievement Award, Sanctuary for Families
  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance
2006
 
  • Public Service Honoree, Council on Homeless Policies & Services
2005
 
  • Law Firm Pro Bono Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Advocacy, Sanctuary for Families
  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance
  • Community Revitalization Award: Affordable Housing, The Legal Aid Society
  • Scales of Justice Award, MFY Legal Services
2004
 
  • Pro Bono Service Award, New York Disaster Interfaith Services
  • Pro Bono Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance
2003
 
  • Pro Bono Service Award (Firm), New York State Bar Association
  • Vanguard Award, New York AIDS Coalition
  • Public Service Honoree, Legal Information for Families Today
2002
 
  • Louis J. Lefkowitz Public Service Award, Fordham Law School
  • Award for Assistance to Victims of the WTC Tragedy, The Legal Aid Society
  • Hero of 9/11 Honoree, Arizona State Bar Association
  • Pro Bono Service Award (Attorney), New York State Bar Association
  • Community Revitalization Awards, The Legal Aid Society
    • Small Business Recovery & Development
    • Non-Profit Development Initiatives
    • Rehabilitation of Affordable Housing
  • Cornerstone Award, Lawyers Alliance
  • Deborah E. Smith Award, inMotion
2001
 
  • Outstanding Pro Bono Coordinator Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Community Economic Development Award, The Legal Aid Society
  • Pro Bono NLJ Award, National Law Journal
  • Commitment to Justice Award, inMotion