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Angela Lampe

Congratulations to Angela Lampe, Social Worker in our Disability/Health Unit. On Dec 2, 2019, World AIDS Day, the NuHealth HIV Program honored her work in recognition of her community involvement with the David Project. Ms. Lampe was presented the award by Dr. Janice Verley, Dir. NUMC HIV Program.

Nora Gonzalez

Congratulations to Nora Gonzalez, paralegal in NSLS’ Public Benefits Unit, who was awarded the Unsung Hero recognition at Long Island Business News’ Leadership in Law Awards. She was joined by a table of NSLS colleagues who attended the gala on November 21, 2019 in support of this well deserved recognition!

Susanna Laruccia

Susanna Laruccia, our attorney in the Veterans Rights Project, was honored at the Nassau County Bar Association’s Annual dinner on June 17, 2019 for her outstanding service to the community. Congratulations, Susanna!

James Denson

On October 30, 2018, James Denson was awarded with the 2018 National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) Champion Award, for his impact helping others in the Long Island community over his 27-year tenure at NSLS.

Carly Sommers

On October 25, 2018, Carly Sommers, NSLS’ Reentry Project Attorney was recognized by the New York County Lawyers Association, New York State Bar Association and New York State Unified Court System’s Office for Justice Initiatives for the pro bono work she did in 2017 in the Brooklyn Housing Court and the Queens Consumer Debt Court.

Ellen Krakow

At the Suffolk County Bar Association’s May 7, 2018 Annual Meeting, Ellen Krakow, Suffolk Pro Bono Coordinator, was presented with an Award of Recognition in appreciation for her “exemplary service and commitment to the SCBA and dedication to the Suffolk Academy of Law’s Continuing Education Program.” The award was presented by Patricia Meisenheimer, President of the SCBA. Congratulations, Ellen!

Judy Hirshon

Congratulations Judy for being honored on April 24, 2018 with the Outstanding Women in Law Award presented by Hofstra Law School. "Through her extraordinary contributions to the legal community, exemplary leadership and strong commitment to ensuring the advancement of women, she has truly made a noteworthy and inspiring contribution to the legal community."

Ellen Krakow

Congratulations Ellen Krakow, Pro Bono Project Coordinator, on being awarded the Legal Advocate of the Year Award at the Long Island Women's Conference on April 1, 2017. The women selected have demonstrated "perseverance, leadership, initiative, and service to the Long Island and the community in which they reside."

Maria Dosso

Touro Law Center held its 21st Goods and Services Auction on March 11, 2015. As part of festivities, the law school also recognizes attorneys for their commitment and dedication to pro bono and public interest work through the Public Interest Attorney of the Year Program. Among the recipients, Maria Dosso, Law Services’ Director of Communications and Volunteer Services accepted the award from Dean of Touro Law Center Patricia Salkin.

Jeffrey Seigel

Our Executive Director was recognized by Hofstra Law School’s Public Justice Foundation as the 2016 PJF Outstanding Alumnus for his extraordinary commitment and dedication to public service.

Cathy Lucidi & Jeffrey Seigel

NSLS is honored by LIBN on November 17, 2016: “Recipients of the Leadership in Law Award demonstrate outstanding achievements, involvement in their profession, support of the community and mentoring.”

Cathy Lucidi

LIBN Leadership in Law Awards November 17, 2016., Cathy Lucidi, NSLS Paralegal: Unsung Hero Award.

Nassau Suffolk Law Services

On November 17, 2016, the Long Island Business News honored Nassau Law Services with the Non Profit of the Year award. Jeffrey Seigel accepts the award on behalf of the firm.

Victoria Osk

Victoria Osk, Managing Attorney at Nassau Suffolk Law Services, was the recipient of the Community Service Award presented by Thursdays Child. Vicky was honored at their Spring Champagne Gala held on June 14, 2012 at Flowerfields Celebration. Congratulations Vicky

Sheila Johnson

Congratulations to Sheila Johnson, Law Services Director of Development and Government Affairs for receiving the prestigious Public Service Award from Touro’s Black Law Students Association. Sheila was also presented with a Proclamation from the Town of Brookhaven Advisory Council member, Valerie Cartwright, Esq.

Maria Dosso

The Suffolk County Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts held an awards ceremony for Women’s History Month. This very special event celebrates women who have made significant contributions to providing access to justice and pro bono services. Congratulations to our very own Maria Dosso, Director of Communications & Volunteer Services for this very special acknowledgment!

Protection and Advocacy Project

In April, 2011, Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano presented a proclamation to our legal staff for their dedicated work in our Protection and Advocacy Projects which provide legal assistance to developmentally disabled individuals (PADD) as well as legal assistance in equal opportunity and discrimination cases to physically disabled individuals (PAIR). Pictured above Ellen Krakow, Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, Marcia Vogel and Lynn Iacona.

Larry Tuthill

Suffolk County Advisory Board on Child Protection and the Suffolk County Executive's Task Force to Prevent Family Violence honors Larry Tuthill as a champion for children and families living in Suffolk.

Beth Wickey

Beth Wickey, Director of Program and Contract Administration, was honored by Long Island Housing Services for her distinguished service on LIHS’s Board of Directors for twenty two years, working for fair housing and the elimination of unlawful housing discrimination, April 2010.

Meredith Nadler

Meredith Nadler was one of ten attorneys nationally honored with the NAACP’s Foot Soldiers in the Sand Award, July 2009.

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