Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP, is pleased to recognize Partner Edwin J. Harron and Associate Monté T. Squire for providing exemplary pro bono legal service to the community and the bar. The attorneys are this year's recipients of the H. James Conaway Jr. and William F. Taylor Pro Bono Awards.
Each year, Young Conaway honors two attorneys who best exemplify the firm's longstanding commitment to pro bono service. In recognition of these attorneys, the firm contributes $1,000 per recipient to his or her charities of choice.
A member of the firm's Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Section, Mr. Harron received the H. James Conaway Jr. Award in recognition of his work for the Delaware Office of the Child Advocate. As a Guardian Ad Litem, Mr. Harron represents and mentors four children in need.
The recipient of the William F. Taylor Award, Mr. Squire also serves as a Guardian Ad Litem through the Child Advocate's Office. He practices primarily in the areas of commercial and intellectual property litigation.
In addition, Mr. Squire enjoys coaching Howard High School's mock trial team, and acting as a student mentor through the DuPont/StreetLaw Diversity Pipeline Program.