For Immediate Release: December 12, 2012
Nassau Bar Association Names Mary Lucere Pro Bono Attorney of the Month
Seaford Attorney Mary Lucere is Pro Bono Attorney Of The Month for December 2012
(Mineola, N.Y.) – Attorney Mary T. Lucere of Seaford, N.Y. is perhaps best known for her willingness to take on a challenge when most needed, especially when it comes to pro bono assistance for the neediest Nassau County residents. For her persistent efforts obtain access to legal services for these residents, along with her dedication and professionalism, Nassau County Bar Association President Marian Rice has named her Pro Bono Attorney of the Month for December 2012.
Lucere has had a long history of service to the indigent in our community through her consistent participation in the Volunteer Lawyers Project, a program supported by the Nassau County Bar Association that provides free legal services for the county’s low-income community. She has represented low-income defendants in complex contested matrimonial matters and has helped negotiate settlements for many Nassau County residents who would otherwise be rendered homeless.
Lucere began her solo practice in 2004, focusing on real estate and commercial transactions, leasing, civil litigation, trusts and estates and family law. She earned her law degree at St. John’s Law School. She is an active member of the Nassau County Bar Association District Court Committee at the as well as the Seaford Chamber of Commerce.
Nassau County Bar Association
Founded in 1899, the Nassau County Bar Association, with a membership of nearly 6,000 private and public attorneys, judges, legal educators and law students, is the largest suburban bar association in the country. NCBA demonstrates its commitment to the community by offering a variety of services for the public, including lawyer referral services, senior citizen and mortgage foreclosure clinics, judicial screening, public education programs and support for the Volunteer Lawyers Project, which provides much-needed free legal services for the indigent of Nassau County. WE CARE, the NCBA’s charitable arm, assists children, the elderly and others in need, through countless projects and donations.
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