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Linda A. Klein, Georgia Benefactor Fellow and former ABA President, Honored by State Bar of Georgia

November 26, 2018, Fellows in the news

Linda A. Klein, Georgia Benefactor Fellow and Senior Managing shareholder in the Georgia offices of Baker Donelson and a past president of the State Bar of Georgia and the American Bar Association, was honored with the 2018 Marshall-Tuttle Award, presented by the State Bar of Georgia during its Fall Meeting at Callaway Gardens.

Ms. Klein received the award in recognition of her leadership in mobilizing lawyers on behalf of enhanced legal services for the nation’s veterans. As president of the American Bar Association (ABA) in 2016-17, Ms. Klein launched a nationwide Veterans Legal Services initiative, led by a 20-member volunteer commission that is building a comprehensive online resource to inform veterans of legal issues that could affect them and directs veterans to local resources and legal services providers.

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