The Pro Bono Project Awards Jedd Malish with Distinguished Service Award
The Pro Bono Project has awarded attorney Jedd Malish with their 2021 Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes his commitment to The Pro Bono Project and their mission to improve access to justice in the New Orleans community, according to the organization. Jedd has served on the Board of Directors of The Pro Bono Project since 2018 and is the board's incoming chair for 2022. The Pro Bono Project provides free, quality civil legal services to under-served members of the community.
Jedd Malish is a skilled and experienced litigator who has represented clients throughout Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Jedd has handled a wide array of maritime legal matters including collisions, allisions, sinkings, salvage, pipeline ruptures, pollution, commercial disputes, insurance coverage, subrogation, recreational boating accidents and defense of personal injury and wrongful death claims arising under the Jones Act, LHWCA and general maritime law. Jedd has also counseled clients in the drafting and negotiation of master service agreements, marine transportation agreements, purchase order terms and conditions and warranty provisions.