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Michigan Lawyers Weekly Profiles Heidi Naasko, Winner of the Cummiskey Award for Pro Bono Service

Naasko, the first full-time Pro Bono Counsel in Michigan, discussed her career and passion for providing legal aid

July 10, 2020

Heidi Naasko, Dykema's Pro Bono and Diversity Counsel, was profiled in the Michigan Lawyers Weekley article, “State’s First Full-Time Pro Bono Counsel Wins Cummiskey Award.”

The article highlights Naasko's inspirational career and her desire to help Dykema and its clients leverage resources to fulfill the unmet legal needs of our communities. The article also dives into Naasko's current initiative, the Detroit Eviction Right to Counsel Project, which has a goal of helping low-income Detroiters have proper representation in eviction cases—and a better opportunity to avoid eviction and homelessness.

Subscribers to Michigan Lawyers Weekly may read the entire article here.