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CLSMF Pro Bono Attorney to be Honored at Supreme Court of Florida

The Florida Bar will recognize 21 lawyers for their work on behalf of poor and indigent clients at a Jan. 19 ceremony at the Supreme Court of Florida.

Among the honorees is Samuel Pennington, with the 5th Judicial Circuit, which includes Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion and Sumter counties.

Pennington joined the pro bono panel of Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida in July 2015. During the past year, he provided more than 100 hours of pro bono assistance to clients of the agency.

The awards ceremony is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Supreme Court of Florida. Watch it live at http://wfsu.org/gavel2gavel.