Roberta Kaplan Honored with Charles B. Stover Award at University Settlement’s 2021 City Stories Gala

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Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP
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April 22, 2021

NEW YORK, NY, April 22, 2021 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is pleased to announce that founding partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan will be recognized with the Charles B. Stover Award at University Settlement’s annual City Stories gala this evening. Named for one of University Settlement’s founders, the Charles B. Stover Award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated “outstanding leadership, civic involvement, and dedication in bringing transformative ideas to their communities.”

University Settlement Executive Director Melissa Aase recognized Kaplan’s “commitment to using the law to advance the public interest” as “an inspiration to everyone who envisions a more just world.” The award was presented to Kaplan in a virtual ceremony by Amber Tamblyn, an author, actress, and founder of the TIME’S UP movement.

University Settlement serves 40,000 New Yorkers every year through a broad range of programs that help them to “build on their strengths as they achieve healthy, stable, and remarkable lives.” Learn more about the organization’s important work and about tonight’s event here.

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