Northeast ACCA Chapter To Honor Law Students For Commitment To Ethics

Saturday, April 1, 2006 - 01:00

The Northeast Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel this month will hold its second annual Professional Responsibility Awards Dinner to honor law students who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to ethics.

The event will take place on Wednesday, April 26 from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at the Union Club of Boston, 8 Park Street, Boston.

For the precedent set last year, two students from six participating law schools will be nominated for a $1,000 award based on recommendations submitted by their school faculty. The Northeast Chapter will choose one student from each law school as a finalist.

The participating law schools include Harvard University Law School, Northeastern University School of Law, Boston College School of Law, Boston University School of Law, Suffolk University School of Law, and New England School of Law.

Law firm sponsors of the dinner include Holland & Knight LLP; LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae L.L.P.; McDermott Will & Emery; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.; Nutter, McClennen & Fish; Ropes & Gray; Sherin & Lodgen; Sullivan & Worcester, and Wilmer Hale.

For further information, call Louise Rothery at (781) 631-2246.