Every year, our firm grants a $1,000 scholarship to the U.S. college student who creates the best video essay that elaborates on how lawyers make the world a safer place.
All submissions are due by August 15th each year but applications are accepted year-round. The winner will be chosen and notified in August of each year.
We are proud to announce the video submission winner of our 2020 Russell & Lazarus Safety Scholarship: Mihnea Frincu!
Maria is a current undergraduate student at American River College with a 4.0 GPA, will be transferring to UC Berkeley as a Legal Studies major in January of 2018.
Nicholas is a police officer in New Haven, Connecticut is enrolled at the Duke University School of Law for the Fall of 2017, with an expected graduation date of Spring 2020. He has an undergraduate degree from Vassar College and a Master’s Degree from the University of New Haven. Nick spent the first four years of his career as a patrol officer, six months as a detective in the gang shooting task force, and was recently promoted.