Bob Bertisch, Michelle Suskauer and Judge Peter Blanc
Association of Women Lawyers Annual Bookfest for Legal Aid
On Friday, November 17, 2010, the Palm Beach County Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers (FAWL) held its 8th Annual Bookfest and Luncheon at the Barnes and Noble in City Place to benefit the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. Over 130 members of the organization and their guests donated over 100 books and gifts for Legal Aid's silent auction to be held on Saturday evening May 7, 2011 at the Palm Beach Convention Center as part of the 23rd Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening. The event honors those attorneys and other professionals in our community who performed outstanding volunteer work in 2010.
The Bookfest was hosted by the Florida Association of Women Lawyers Palm Beach County Chapter; Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC; F. Malcolm Cunningham, Sr., Bar Association; Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Association; and Jones, Foster, Johnston & Stubbs, P.A.