Criminal Attorney Scholarship

The Law Office of Daniel Lazarine, PLLC is pleased to announce the annual Criminal Attorney Scholarship. We would like to help a student who desires to pursue a career in criminal defense law. Special consideration will be given to currently enrolled law school students.

CRITERIA:

In order to apply, applicant must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university. This scholarship will be awarded based our review of your 1,000 word essay.

SCHOLARSHIP INSTRUCTIONS:

Answer this question in 1,000 words or less: Why is it important to provide expert legal defense to anyone who is accused of a crime in the United States? Be as specific as possible. The student who submits an answer that is the most thought provoking and innovative will be awarded the scholarship.

AMOUNT:

This scholarship is a one time award of $750

DEADLINE:

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is August 31 each year (Fall semester), and December 1 each year (Spring Semester).

A winner will be announced by November 30 each year (Fall Semester), and January 15 each year (Spring Semester).

We will notify the winner by email or a telephone call and will post the winner on our Facebook page and Google + pages.

TO APPLY:

Applicants must mail, a 12 point font, double spaced, printed Word document or Google Doc, 1,000 word or less document titled “The Importance of Criminal Defense Lawyers” to the following address:

The Law Office of Daniel Lazarine – Scholarship
440 Louisiana St, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77002

The following information must immediately follow your 1,000 word or less essay:

First Name Last Name, Your Phone Number
Your Mailing Address
Your Email Address
Your high school Graduation Date (YYYY.MM.DD)
The college/university you are applying to, have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in.
Your personal bio in 140 characters or less.

There is no other application necessary. Do not include additional material such as tax returns, bank balances or other information not asked for in the application. PLEASE DO NOT CALL ABOUT THIS SCHOLARSHIP.

If you need to contact us, please do so via the contact form on this webpage, subject header: Scholarship

THE LAW OFFICE OF DANIEL LAZARINE, PLLC

Daniel Lazarine is a criminal defense lawyer in Houston, Texas. He takes great pride in giving back to the community. His law office focuses on defending clients who have been accused of various crimes including drunk driving, drug possession, and other serious charges. Mr. Lazarine hopes that the Criminal Attorney Scholarship will help an innovative student achieve a top-notch education.

Do not call the law firm asking for more information regarding the scholarship. If you need to contact us, please do so by email using the contact form on this page, subject header: Scholarship