Sherin and Lodgen sponsors PAIR Project Annual Gala and Auction
Sherin and Lodgen proudly sponsored the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project Annual Gala and Auction, held June 6th at the Seaport World Trade Center. Jessica G. Kelly, partner in the firm’s litigation department and chair of the pro bono practice, and Charlotte Drew, associate in the firm’s litigation department, attended the event.
PAIR is the leading provider of pro bono immigration legal services to asylum-seekers and immigrants unjustly detained in Massachusetts. Sherin and Lodgen has partnered with PAIR for several years. Our work includes assisting clients in application for asylum and citizenship. In particular, the S&L team has obtained asylum and permanent resident status for Ugandan man persecuted in his home country for his political affiliations and ethnic background. In 2015, Jessica G. Kelly was recognized as PAIR’s Pro Bono Asylum attorney of the year.