Taylor English Duma is pleased to announce that the firm received the 2019 Safe & Stable Homes Firm of the Year award from the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation (AVLF). The firm was recognized at the Atlanta Bar Association’s Celebrating Service Luncheon on November 6.
“We are honored to be recognized by AVLF for our commitment to making a positive and sustainable impact in our community,” said Marc Taylor, a founding partner of Taylor English. “We are extremely proud to partner with a remarkable organization like AVLF to provide legal aid and support to low-income Atlantans, as they demand safe and stable housing, fair pay, and to break free from domestic violence.”
Taylor English was recognized for its commitment to AVLF’s clients and programs including Saturday Lawyer Program, the Safe Families Office/Domestic Violence program and the Standing with Our Neighbors Initiative. Taylor English volunteers include Rashmi Ahuja, Hubert “Hugh” J. Barnhardt III, Ilene W. Berman, Scot Burton, Michael A. Cicero, Shawntel R. Hebert, LeeAnn Jones, Pam Jones, Gerika Kelly, Jeffrey J. Nix, Coby S. Nixon, Gregory G. Schultz, and Frank W. Virgin.
The AVLF is the second largest provider of pro bono legal services in Atlanta, providing legal representation, education and advocacy for at-risk, low income individuals through volunteer legal professionals who are committed to fulfilling the unmet civil legal needs of the Atlanta community. For more information on AVLF, please visit their website.