The State Bar of Texas Legal Services to the Poor in Civil Matters and Legal Services to the Poor in Criminal Matters committees are seeking nominations of deserving individuals, groups, and entities that perform exceptional work in the field of legal services to the poor.

Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on February 25, 2022. Recipients of the Pro Bono Excellence Awards and the Indigent Defense Awards will be notified in May.

Award nomination forms are available at For information about these awards, contact the Legal Access Division at or 800-204-2222, ext. 1855.