Citizenship

WBK Attorney Pro Bono and Volunteer Projects

As a law firm long committed to community, inclusion, and service, WBK has always been eager to connect more deeply — and give back in new and expanded ways — to the communities we serve.


  • WBK Pro Bono Project | Maryland Parole Partnership
    • Working to assist our client, a person serving a life sentence at the Roxbury Correctional Institution in Hagerstown, Maryland, to prepare his written case to the Maryland Parole Commission. Our client has been in prison since 1975 (when he was 19).
  • Co-chair, Federal Communications Bar Association’s Ad Hoc Committee on Emerging Issues in Tech
  • Organized a multi-session program for the Federal Communications Bar Association to contribute to the current debate over regulation of online platforms.
    • On June 9, 2021, we addressed competition policy, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) delivering keynote remarks. I co-moderated a panel of antitrust experts discussing the issues in depth.
    • Our June 23, 2021 session on consumer protection and privacy issues also featured a panel and Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN).
    • On July 8, 2021, the series concluded with a session on social media content moderation.
      • Conducted a Q&A with then-FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr and co-moderated a panel that included senior executives from Facebook and Microsoft, the Director of the Program on Platform Regulation at Stanford’s Cyber Policy Center, and the former Executive Editor of The Washington Post.
  • Spent six years serving on the board of directors of Kol Shalom synagogue in Rockville, MD

  • Member, Board of Trustees of the FCBA Foundation

  • Member, Board of Directors, South County Little League Baseball

  • Co-founder and Director of Off the Page, an arts in education non-profit organization

  • Board of Directors, Miriam’s Kitchen (a non-profit dedicated to helping end chronic homelessness in Washington, DC)

  • Colorado Hispanic Bar Association (Board Member)
  • Colorado Lawyers Committee (YLD Board Member)
  • Colorado Lawyers Committee Racial Justice Task Force

  • Board of Trustees, Adams State University (an established, respected Hispanic Serving Institution since 1998 — the first HSI in Colorado).

  • WBK Pro Bono Project | Maryland Parole Partnership
    • Working to assist our client, a person serving a life sentence at the Roxbury Correctional Institution in Hagerstown, Maryland, to prepare his written case to the Maryland Parole Commission. He has been in prison since 1975 (when he was 19).

  • WBK Pro Bono Project | Maryland Parole Partnership
    • Working to assist our client, a person serving a life sentence at the Roxbury Correctional Institution in Hagerstown, Maryland, to prepare his written case to the Maryland Parole Commission. He has been in prison since 1975 (when he was 19).

  • Founder and donor of the annual WBK Summer Internship
  • Board of Trustees at William Woods University

  • Member, Board of Directors of the World Institute on Disability
  • Member, Board of Trustees of the FCBA Foundation
  • Liturgy Committee, Congregation Bet Mishpachah (edited an LGBTQ+ inclusive Shabbat prayer book (2018) and a High Holidays prayer book (2021))

Please contact WBK’s Director of Social Responsibility, Natalie Roisman, at forward@wbklaw.com to discuss how we can work together.