Catherine Scanlon and her husband Mark joined Barbara J. Menard at the Joan B, Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice on the campus of University of San Diego. This was a celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Casa Cornelia Law Center. After a reception in the outdoor patio area attendees gathered in the theatre for the presentation of the awards. Executive Director Carmen M. Chavez welcomed attendees and shared updates on the numbers of clients who have been served over the past year. Elizabeth S. Balfour, ESQ, received the Pro Bono Attorney of the Year for 2023 and SheppardMullin was named the 2023 Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year. The 2023 Humanitarian Award was presented to the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady of Peace who operate Casa de Los Pobres in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico that serves the poorest of the poor since the 1950’s. The Sisters and staff provide food and medical services for the locals community and for thousands of migrants who pass through Tijuana on their journey to seek asylum in the United States.