Justin Kiechler is Pro Bono Lawyer of the YearRhea Gonzales October 26, 2018 0 COMMENTS
“As one person I cannot change the world, but I can change the world of one person.” — Paul Shane Spear
Justin Kiechler, with The Kiechler Law Firm, handles criminal defense and personal injury cases throughout the South Plains. On Oct. 10 at the Lubbock Area Bar Association’s monthly meeting, Justin Kiechler was honored as the John Crews Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year for 2018. It was presented to him by Christina Richey, Equal Justice Volunteer Program Coordinator, with Legal Aid of Northwest Texas (LANWT). He was selected for the award due to volunteering at the pro-bono clinics hosted by LANWT and by accepting case referrals from LANWT. Additional information about Mr. Kiechler can be found at www.TheLubbockLawyer.com.
It is the mission of LANWT to ensure equal justice for people living in poverty through the provision of high-quality legal representation and to improve the lives of poor people through the rule of law. Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas (LANWT) is a nonprofit organization that provides free representation on civil cases to low-income people throughout North and West Texas.
LANWT’s staff attorneys provides free civil legal services to income-eligible residents in 114 Texas counties. LANWT also operates a telephone intake service from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday — Friday at 888-529-5277, and conducts community intake sites at a number of locations throughout our service area.