Arthur Simpson Receives 2012 WSBA Young Lawyers Division Thomas Neville Award

Beth Bratton and Arthur Simpson
Beth Bratton and Arthur Simpson

Attorney and Young Lawyers Committee Chair Beth Bratton presents the Thomas Neville Award to Arthur Simpson.

On November 12, Arthur Simpson was presented with the Thomas Neville Award at a Yakima County Volunteer Attorney Services CLE, held in Yakima, on behalf of the WSBA Young Lawyers Division (now the Young Lawyers Committee).

This award honors the memory of Thomas Neville, a western Washington attorney murdered in his office by the estranged husband of a pro bono family law client. The award recognizes a young lawyer in this state who has generously committed his or her time and efforts to provide pro bono legal services for the public good.

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