Nominate a Paralegal for the 2023 Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award

The Buncombe County Bar seeks to honor a local paralegal or legal assistant who has made exemplary contributions to support pro bono legal work for low-income people in Western North Carolina. The Pro Bono Committee of the Bar will present the 2023 Exemplary Pro Bono Paralegal Award at its annual pro bono celebration on May 10th, 12:30pm at the Asheville Social Hall.

To nominate a paralegal or legal assistant for this award, please submit this form by Wednesday, March 29th. Contact Katie Russell Miller, Co-Chair of the Pro Bono Committee at with questions.

About Evie White

Pisgah Legal Services is an innovative nonprofit law firm founded in 1978 that: provides free civil legal aid to people who live in poverty; helps more than 15,000 of the most vulnerable people in our communities annually to meet urgent needs such as: housing, safety from abuse, health care and income; partners with dozens of other agencies to make sustainable change for people in crisis; coordinates the services of more than 300 pro bono attorneys in WNC; improves systems and policies that impact the lives of thousands of low-income people.