Greater Boston Legal Services Staff Awards

Monica Halas, Employment Law Unit Lead Attorney, was honored with a Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (MassCOSH) Legal Champion Award on November 16, 2011.  She was honored for her “tireless efforts on behalf of workers” at the MassCOSH 35th anniversary event.


Diane Paulson, Elder, Health and Disability Unit Senior Attorney, was honored with the Advocate of the Year award by the statewide Massachusetts Councils on Aging and Senior Center Directors on October 6, 2011.  This award goes to the individual who “by way of message, achievement, legislation, coalition building, speaking up for seniors, helping seniors to speak up, courage, patience, and persistence has helped seniors find empowerment, enrichment and fulfillment.”