Stroock Special Counsel David W. Lowden Receives 2012 Cornerstone Award from Lawyers Alliance for New York
New York, NY, November 13, 2012… David W. Lowden, a special counsel at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, received a 2012 Cornerstone Award from the Lawyers Alliance for New York’s, in recognition of his outstanding pro bono legal services to nonprofits over a number of years.
Through Stroock’s Public Service Project, Mr. Lowden has handled numerous pro bono cases either individually or as part of a collaborative Stroock group. He has been involved with dozens of non-profits that provide a broad range of services to New Yorkers in need, including Women of Faith, New York Community Media Alliance, Hunts Point Economic Development Corporation, Start Small Think Big, and Snug Harbor Cultural Center.
Lawyers Alliance for New York recognized Mr. Lowden “for generously sharing his nonprofit law expertise with numerous newly-forming and established nonprofit organizations and attorney colleagues over many years.”
Besides nonprofit law, Mr. Lowden focuses on corporate, commercial, real estate investment trust and art law matters. He received his J.D. from Duke University and a B.A. from Claremont McKenna College.
Lawyers Alliance for New York provides business and transactional legal services for nonprofit organizations that are improving the quality of life in New York City neighborhoods. Its network of pro bono lawyers from law firms and corporations and staff of experienced attorneys collaborate to deliver expert corporate, tax, real estate, employment, intellectual property, and other legal services to community organizations.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional and litigation guidance to leading multinational corporations, investment banks and private equity firms in the U.S. and abroad. Stroock’s emphasis on client service and innovation has made it one of the nation’s leading law firms for 130 years. Stroock’s practice areas include capital markets/securities, commercial finance, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures, private equity, private funds, derivatives and commodities, employment law and benefits, energy and project finance, entertainment, environmental law, financial restructuring, financial services litigation, insurance, intellectual property, investment management, litigation, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax. For more information, please visit Stroock’s website at www.stroock.com.