With the Lawyers Who Lead by Example project, the New York Law Journal honors attorneys who give back through pro bono work and public service to benefit some of society's most vulnerable people.

Marjorie Peerce

Marjorie Peerce became active with the New York Council of Defense Lawyers, chairing its sentencing guidelines committee, and served on its boards of the Federal Bar Council and the Federal Bar Foundation. She co-chaired the sentencing committee for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. That last involvement led her to being asked to join the Obama Administration's Clemency Project 2014.

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