The Pro Bono Project will hold its Justice for All Ball from 8 p.m. to midnight Friday, Sept. 18, in the New Orleans Saints Training facility, 5800 Airline Drive, Metairie.
A patron party on the court of the Pelicans Practice Facility will precede the ball. Tickets are $150 in advance or $175 at the door, with discounts for young attorneys and students. Raffle tickets are $5. Ticket packages and corporate sponsorships also are available. All proceeds from sponsorships, ticket sales, the raffle and the auction will benefit the Pro Bono Project. To purchase advance tickets, visit probono-no.org or call (504) 581-3480.
The honorary chairwoman of the 2015 Justice for All Ball is Gayle Benson. The 2015 JFAB Committee chairman is Pro Bono Project board member Steven Lane, managing partner, Herman, Herman and Katz LLC.
The Pro Bono Project works to provide free, quality civil legal services to the underserved. The Pro Bono Project serves clients in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Plaquemines and Washington parishes.
Since the Pro Bono Project was founded in 1986, it has handled 1,500 cases involving more than 4,500 clients. The 12,900 volunteer hours it has provided have a cumulative value of $4.5 million.