13 April 2012
Lawyer Sylwia Zarzycka as the Forbes Professional 2012
The prestigious monthly - Forbes, announced the winners of the competition "Forbes Professionals 2012". The competition is aimed at representatives of public trust professions: lawyers, actors, architects, doctors and legal counsels. It isorganized in five voivodships: Mazowieckie, Dolnośląskie, Pomorskie, Wielkopolskie and Małopolskie. In each category and for each voivodship, five prize winners were selected.
The winner of the competition "Forbes Professionals 2012" in the Dolnośląskie voivodship, among legal counsels, was attorney Sylwia Zarzycka from Casus Zarzycka & Wspólnicy Kancelaria Prawna, which constitutes a part of the Casus Finanse group. All winners were awarded with statutes and diplomas during galas organized in Warsaw, Wrocław, Gdańsk, Poznan and in Cracow.
Ms Sylwia Zarzycka has been working socially for a few years. This mainly includes work connected with the legal adviser profession – providing legal advice pro publico bono to the benefit of those that need it. She cooperated with the Mam Marzenie foundation, in which she also worked as a volunteer for a number of years, and provided gratuitous legal advice to trade unions as well as private individuals. Thanks to this, in 2011 she received the award of the Crystal Heart for the Legal Advisor granted by the National Chamber of Legal Advisers, and a distinction for Casus Zarzycka & Wspólnicy Kancelaria Prawna in the category of pro publico bono activity granted by Dziennik Gazeta Prawna. She was also nominated for the award Pro Bono Lawyer organized by the Foundation of University Legal Guidance Services under the patronage of Rzeczpospolita. Ms Sylwia Zarzycka says - These wonderful prizes motivated me to take further action and to establish the Między Niebem a Ziemią Foundation. The Foundation, of which she is the founder and the chairman since 2011, helps mainly children who suffer life-threatening diseases, the disabled or terminally ill children, supporting the families of those children and raising the quality and comfort of their lives.