Study Association NSO Eques raises €3869 for Lawyers for Lawyers
NSO Eques has raised €3869 for Lawyers for Lawyers through a sponsored sports event.
On 27 August 2021, study association NSO Eques from Nijmegen organized a sports event to raise money for Lawyers for Lawyers. The twenty business law students participating in the event completed a challenging course and were sponsored for each completed lap by the law firms Allen & Overy, Houthoff and Dirkzwager.
Lawyers for Lawyers is very grateful for the donation and thanks NSO Eques, all the participating students, and the sponsoring law firms for their support.
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