Sarah Bardos '12 Wins the Georgia Carty Award for Housing and Consumer Law Clinic
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Posted by: Max Rodriguez
Sarah Bardos '12 won the Georgia Carty "Fire in the Belly” Award for her work in the Housing and Consumer Law Clinic. The award was presented by Professor Ed Allen.
Sarah Bardos says, "I was deeply honored that Prof. Allen thought I deserved this award. I presume it was because I was willing to try anything to help get some relief for a group of clients whose case had been pending for several years because the administrative system had failed them. As it turned out, the solution I proposed was something that experienced tenant attorneys had been considering for some time, without being able to figure out how to make it work. Not to mention that I was really out on a limb.I was so lucky to have the support of Prof. Allen, Prof. Robben, and Prof. Clark, and the safety net of their expertise. It has been a privilege to work in the Housing and Consumer Law Clinic. And I hope to be able to make a difference in people's lives for the better in the way that Ms. Carty did.”
Housing and Consumer Law Clinic students at the Housing and Consumer Law Clinic award ceremony, April 2012. From left to right: Louis Frohman (rising 3L), Byron White (rising 3L), Ggochsaem "Sammy" Kim (rising 3L), Elizabeth Stevulak (rising 3L), Alex Clark ('12), Sarah Bardos ('12), Bryan Columbo (rising 3L), John Millar (rising 3L), Brandon Davis (rising 3L), Anton Martinez (rising 3L).
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