Ninth Annual Bruce E. Friedman Award Honors Katherine J. Morneau (JD ’05)

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm


Ninth Annual Bruce E. Friedman Award Honors Katherine J. Morneau (JD ’05)

The Warren B. Rudman Center at UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law and 603 Legal Aid are pleased to celebrate Katherine J. Morneau (JD ’05) as the recipient of the 2021 Bruce E. Friedman Award. The public is invited to a special – and first ever virtual – ceremony to celebrate her achievements on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 5:30 pm.

Catherine E. Shanelaris, Esq. (JD ’92) will present this year’s award to Attorney Morneau. Please link here to register for this online event:

Honoring Bruce Friedman’s Legacy 

The Award honors a UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law graduate and member of the New Hampshire bar who exemplifies Bruce Friedman’s commitment to representing the indigent through exemplary pro bono service. Professor Friedman was the founder of the law school's civil practice clinic.

Virtual Segment on Pro Bono Service

The event also features a virtual segment:  Pro Bono Service in NH – a View from the Bench. Attendees will be moved into virtual rooms hosted by state court judges who will lead discussions about the need for and value of pro bono legal work. There also will be a virtual discussion room for non-legal professionals.

For More Information 

The Bruce E. Friedman Pro Bono Award Ceremony is sponsored by the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership & Public Service and the 603 Legal Aid Pro Bono Program. For more information contact Lisa Gilson Clancy in the Rudman Center at or 603-491-1873.  

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Clancy, Lisa