May 14 letter urges Senate colleagues to consult guide created by Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic to learn how to establish pro bono programs at law schools in their states.
Alumna Judy Conti, co-founder of the Employment Justice Center, was honored for demonstrating outstanding citizenship and leadership in her life and work.
Alumnus Chris Rey, the mayor of Spring Lake, N.C., received the award for his outstanding commitment to public service.
The W&M Law School Association awards the honor each year to a member of the graduating class who exhibits the ideals of, and commitment to, distinguished public service as exemplified by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993).
The honor is given by the Law School in recognition of outstanding service by a member of the student body.
The award recognizes great professional promise through scholarship, character, and leadership.