On Monday, Nov. 1, more than 30 members of the Chautauqua County legal community gathered at the Supreme Court in Mayville to honor 17 Chautauqua County attorneys for their commitment to strengthening pro bono services to low income residents over the past year.
The following attorneys were presented with certificates of appreciation by Hon. Paula L. Feroleto, Administrative Judge of the Eighth Judicial District and Hon. James Dillon, Justice of the Supreme Court: Sherry Bjork, Michael Bobseine, Philip Cala, Lydia Allen Caylor, Allison Mullen Carrow, Lydia Evans, Esq., Sue M. Evans, R. Thomas Rankin, Dale Robbins, Sandra Fisher Swanson, Sally Jaroszynski, Gregory Peterson, Robert Schnizler, Ashley Smith, Richard Sotir, Michael Sullivan and Todd Thomas.
Hon. Stephen W. Cass, Hon. Judith S. Claire, and Hon. John T. Ward were also in attendance.
From Left to Right: Hon. John T. Ward; Hon. Judith S. Claire; Hon. Paul Buchanan; Hon. James Dillon; Todd Thomas; Sandra Fisher Swanson; Sally Jaroszynski; Lydia Allen Caylor; Allison Mullen Carrow; Philip Cala; Support Magistrate Michael Bobseine; R. Thomas Rankin; Ashley E. Smith; Rick Sotir; Mike Sullivan; Hon. Paula L. Feroleto; Hon. Stephen W. Cass.
The reception was sponsored by the Jamestown Bar Association, the Bar Association of Northern Chautauqua, Southern Tier Legal Services (a Division of Legal Assistance of Western New York), Legal Aid of Chautauqua Region, and the Eighth Judicial District ProBonoNY Committee.