Chief Judge Peter Blanc, Shelley Garcia and Bob Bertisch
9th Annual Barnes & Noble Bookfest Benefits Legal Aid’s Pro Bono Event
The Palm Beach County Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers (FAWL), together with the F. Malcolm Cunningham, Sr. Bar Association, the Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Association and the law firm of Gordon & Doner, P.A., hosted the 9th Annual Bookfest and Luncheon at the Barnes & Noble in City Place to benefit the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. Over 120 members of the organizations and their guests donated over 100 books and gifts for Legal Aid’s silent auction to be held on Saturday evening May 19, 2011 at the Palm Beach Convention Center as part of the 24th Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening. The event honors those attorneys and other professionals in our community who performed outstanding volunteer work in 2011.