Regional Law Firm Attorney Honored with Bar Association’s Community Service Award
Springfield, MA – The Springfield-based regional law firm of Bacon Wilson, P.C. is pleased to announce that associate, Kevin V. Maltby has been presented with the 2013 Massachusetts Bar Association Community Service Award. Maltby was recognized for his vision and implementation of the Lawyer of the Day Program, within which bar association members donate their time to provide free legal services for people in need who would otherwise be unrepresented in their legal matters. He also started and administers an annual early intervention toy drive program.
Maltby said, “Where the community has given so much to me, I believe that it is important to give back. That is why I am so honored to receive the MBA Community Service Award. The receipt of this award would not have been possible without the immense support from my firm, Bacon Wilson, P.C. and the Hampden County Bar Association. Bacon Wilson has encouraged and supported my endeavor to create the District Court Lawyer of the Day Program in the Springfield District Court as well as other community service activities. The Hampden County Bar Association and the Community Outreach Committee has provided the support and staffing to assist in the implementation of the program. I am truly humbled by their support and the receipt of this award.”
Attorney Maltby is a 4-time recipient of the Super Lawyers Rising Stars distinction, and he concentrates his practice in the area of litigation, criminal defense, and employment law. He is a former prosecutor for the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office with extensive jury trial and court room experience. Maltby is a member of the adjunct faculty at Bay Path College in the Legal Studies Department where he has taught litigation, advanced litigation, criminal law, and evidence. He has written numerous articles about employment law and social media policy in the workplace. Maltby also was the recipient of the 2012 Hampden County Bar Association Access to Justice Pro Bono Publico Award. He serves on the board of the Bar Association and is active with a pediatric stroke support group. Maltby earned his law J.D. from Suffolk University Law School and his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts. He lives in Longmeadow.
With 42 attorneys, Bacon Wilson, P.C. is the largest law firm in Western MA. Additionally, they have 65 paralegals, secretaries and other support staff to assist with your legal work. The firm’s four offices are located in Springfield, Westfield, Northampton and Amherst to convenience you, and free parking is offered at all locations. Founded in 1895, Bacon Wilson provides legal services in almost every area of the law to clients throughout Western Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut.
by: Christine Pilch Mancini, Marketing Director, [email protected]