Pro Bono Firm Of 2015: WilmerHale

Law360, New York (September 21, 2015, 11:14 PM EDT) -- WilmerHale’s death penalty victories this year underscored its longtime status as a pro bono standout, and the firm also successfully used a new California statute to enable nonviolent offenders to avoid life-altering “third strikes,” landing it on Law360’s Pro Bono Firms of 2015.

The firm’s nonprofit work spans the spectrum of issues, forming a program where trips to the Supreme Court are the norm and the firm rarely turns away requests, according to Kimberly Parker and John Regan, the pro bono program’s co-chairs.

The firm tries...
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