06/11/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/11/2021 13:23
ATLANTA - Troutman Pepper has been named among the statewide winners in the 10th Annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy which helps those experiencing food insecurity across the state through a two-week fundraising competition. The firm was recognized in the large law firm category for its efforts to fight hunger.
In total, the 10th annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy Competition raised a record-breaking $936,883 statewide, providing 3.7 million meals to fight hunger in Georgia. The annual fundraiser is hosted jointly by the Georgia Attorney General, the State Bar and YLD, and the Georgia Food Bank Association.
'We are proud to participate in this annual fundraiser which provides meals for families in need across 29 counties in Georgia,' said Troutman Pepper Partner James Stevens, who serves on the Advisory Board for the Atlanta Community Food Bank. 'This year has seen more people turn to food pantries for assistance and it's important for us as a firm to step up and help where we can.'
Troutman Pepper is committed to giving back to the communities in which attorneys and professional staff live and work. In addition to supporting the work of nonprofits through financial contributions, the firm has an active pro bono practice. Each year, firm attorneys dedicate thousands of pro bono hours in support of nonprofits, immigrants, military veterans, children, the wrongfully accused, and so many more. Learn more at troutman.com/pro-bono.
About Troutman Pepper
Troutman Pepper is a national law firm with more than 1,200 attorneys strategically located in 23 U.S. cities. The firm's litigation, transactional, and regulatory practices advise a diverse client base, from start-ups to multinational enterprises. The firm provides sophisticated legal solutions to clients' most pressing business challenges, with depth across industry sectors, including health sciences, energy, real estate, insurance, finance, private equity, construction, and technology, among others. Learn more at troutman.com.