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W&L Law Alum Named Volunteer of the Year

— by on October 18th, 2010

Kevin White, a 2004 graduate of the School of Law, has received the Pro Bono Clearinghouse Volunteer Service Award from the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation.

Kevin is an associate in the Richmond office of Kaufman & Canoles, where he practices corporate and public finance law. According to the announcement, Kevin provided 58 hours of pro bono work in 2009, with services valued at $14,500.

One of Kevin’s clients is the Elegba Folklore Society, which promotes African and African-American culture and is developing a heritage trail in Richmond related to slavery. Kevin has licensed intellectual property for the society.

He also has worked with Gateway Homes, which develops residential programs for mentally ill adults. He is now set to join Gateway’s board of directors.

Congratulations to Kevin.