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Partner Stephen Oleskey, Recipient of MCLS’s Distinguished Leadership Award

September 26, 2005

Partner Stephen Oleskey will be honored at the Massachusetts Correctional Legal Services (MCLS) Annual Meeting with its Distinguished Leadership Award on Tuesday, October 11, 2005. Steve will be recognized for his remarkable contributions to the legal profession, and most especially for his recent advocacy work on behalf of six clients who have been detained without charges for more than three years at Guantanamo Bay. WilmerHale Partners Jack Delaney and Richard Johnston are Co-Chairs of the MCLS Event Leadership Committee.

The event will take place at the Massachusetts Bar Association in Boston. To view the MCLS invitation, please click here.

MCLS, founded in 1972, is the only statewide legal services office dedicated to providing civil legal assistance to the 23,000 prisoners in Massachusetts’ prisons and jails. For over 30 years, MCLS has helped thousands of prisoners through both informal advocacy and civil litigation in state and federal courts. To learn more about MCLS, please click here.