LIFT Wisconsin Receives Wisconsin State Bar 2021 Wisconsin Legal Innovator Award!

December 14, 2021

The Wisconsin State Bar’s Legal Innovator Award recognizes LIFT Wisconsin’s Legal Tune Up, an online tool developed to help thousands of Wisconsin residents who have criminal or eviction records that prevent them from accessing employment or housing opportunities.

Stacia Conneely, Managing Attorney of Legal Action of Wisconsin's Madison office, and Jon Danforth, Executive Director of the Employment and Training Association, Inc., accepted the award on behalf of LIFT Wisconsin.

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Pictured above are: Jon Danforth, Executive Director of EATA; Marsha Mansfield, Director of LIFT Wisconsin; Mitch, UW Law Professor and Director of the Economic Justice Institute; and Sarah Davis, Co-Director of LIFT Wisconsin and UW Law Professor at the Center for Patient Partnerships