Friday, April 2, 2021

Legal Victory for poor Pennsylvanians: Emergency SNAP benefits!


CLS and superstar pro bono co-counsel Morgan Lewis just settled litigation that will deliver $712 million 

emergency SNAP (food stamp) benefits to approximately 650,000 of the neediest Pa households! In 

addition, the USDA will be changing their national policy so that approximately 12 million families 

nationwide will get additional SNAP benefits they are owed.


The fearless CLS team was Louise Hayes, Amy Hirsch and Liz Soltan. John Lavelle led the expert 

team of lawyers from Morgan Lewis.

Here is the press release from CLS