SMRLS Intake Staff Member Receives 2015 Becker Award

Jeannie Williams, intake staff with Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, was recently honored with the prestigious Bernard P. Becker award from the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA). J. Lindsay Flint. Esq., director of legal services for Cancer Legal Line, and Heather Johnson, law student at William Mitchell College of Law, were also recognized with the award at the April MSBA Assembly meeting.

The Becker Awards pay tribute to the dedicated service and outstanding achievements of legal services staff and volunteer law students. The awards include $1000 for each legal services staff recipient, and $350 for each law student recipient. Each recipient also receives free MSBA membership for the next bar year.