Rebecca M. Cazabon

Pro Bono Managing Attorney - Boston

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617.832.1755

617.832.7000

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Rebecca Cazabon performs a significant role in Foley Hoag’s pro bono work and in the firm’s training program. As managing attorney for Foley’s Pro Bono Program, Rebecca coordinates and manages the pro bono work for the firm.  She also represents low-income clients, mainly domestic violence and sexual assault survivors, in abuse prevention, immigration, privacy, housing, special immigration, criminal advocacy, and appellate matters.  In addition, Rebecca assists with the administration of Foley Hoag’s litigation curriculum for junior associates.

Education:

  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1998
  • Wellesley College, B.A., 1994

Languages:

French, Spanish

  • "Guidelines on Abuse Prevention Proceedings: Navigating Rough Seas," Boston Bar Journal, Spring 2012

Honors

  • Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Top Women of Law Award, October, 2012
  • The Victim Rights Law Center 2007 Shining Star Award, for advancing the civil legal rights of sexual assault survivors in Massachusetts, June, 2007
  • The Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Certificate of Appreciation for Providing Pro Bono Legal Services, June 2007
  • Listed as a ‘Rising Star’ in Legal Aid/Legal Services, SUPER LAWYERS’ MASSACHUSETTS RISING STARS: A COMPREHENSIVE LISTING OF THE BEST YOUNG LAWYERS IN MASSACHUSETTS (May 2005, 2006 and 2007)

Involvement

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Women’s Bar Association, Member
  • Member of Board of Trustees of the Women’s Bar Foundation
  • Member of Board of Directors of Girls’ LEAP (Lifetime Empowerment and Awareness Program)
  • Boston Law Firm Pro Bono Roundtable, Member
  • Volunteer trainer on domestic violence law for WBF, VRLC and private law firms
  • Volunteer Speaker/Panelist for Wellesley College Center for Work and Service Events
  • Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services (Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court), Member
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