Tobias Simon

Jeanne T. Tate is the recipient of the 2013 Tobias Simon Pro Bono Service Award, the highest statewide pro bono award. The award commemorates the late Miami civil rights lawyer Tobias Simon who was well known as a tireless civil rights attorney, a crusader for prison reform and an appellate authority.

The award will be presented by Chief Justice Ricky Polston at a January 31st ceremony at the Supreme Court of Florida in Tallahassee.