A History of Service
A tradition of pro bono service dates back to Edwin P. Rome, one of the Firm’s founding partners. Mr. Rome serv
In the concurring opinion to the decision that freed Mr. Turner following the fifth trial, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Michael Musmanno wrote, “I cannot help but express a renewed and continuing admiration for lawyers” who carry on despite seeming failure “in the search for the priceless jewel of truth.”
The Edwin P. Rome Pro Bono Achievement Award was created to recognize dedication and accomplishment in pro bono service each year.