Weil is the recipient of Lawyers Alliance for New York's 2010 Cornerstone Award honoring outstanding pro bono legal services to nonprofits. The award, presented on Wednesday, October 27, 2010, is for "for exemplary leadership reflected in all aspects of [the firm's] pro bono program."
Lawyers Alliance for New York is the leading provider of business and transactional legal services for nonprofit organizations that are improving the quality of life in New York City neighborhoods. Through Weil's active pro bono policy, the firm has helped more than 60 Lawyers Alliance of New York clients on more than 80 different projects. Weil also participates in an externship program, which enables transactional associates to work as full-time Lawyers Alliance staff attorneys for four months.