On October 22, 2014, the Pro Bono Committee had its annual Awards Ceremony at Pessin Katz Law office. The main speaker of the night was the Honorable John P. Morrissey, Chief Judge District Court of Maryland, who spoke on pro bono efforts statewide. Maryland Bar Association President, Debra Schubert, also addressed those gathered for the ceremony. The Pro Bono Committee gave its annual award to Michael J. Lawlor. Michael Lawlor was recognized for his countless hours of pro bono services to veterans. All together fifty-seven attendees were present to honor Michael Lawlor for his efforts on behalf of veterans. All those present had a wonderful time. The Committee wants to thank Pessin Katz for graciously hosting the event, and to thank Stan Gann and Jack Turnbull for their invaluable help in arranging the event.