Bernard P. Becker Awards

2024 becker winners

We are proud to recognize the 2024 award winners, each who have provided exemplary service to those in our community most vulnerable to injustice.

  • Emerging Leader | Sarah McGuire, Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid
  • Legacy Award | Anne Gueinzius, Children’s Law Center
  • Advocacy Award | Renee Loxtercamp, Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid
  • Law Student Volunteer | Jessica Tanem, Mitchell Hamline

Nominate an outstanding legal services champion

The Bernard P. Becker Legal Services Staff Award is presented annually to attorneys, paralegals, administrators or other staff employed by a private, nonprofit agency that provides legal services to low-income eligible clients. The Becker Student Volunteer Award is presented to a law student who has demonstrated a commitment to the provision of legal services to low-income persons.

These awards recognize the dedicated service and outstanding achievements of four recipients and include an award of $500-$550.

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