Both Patricia Shipman and Jennifer Ayers are recipients of the The Honorable Thomas Wood, Jr Equal Access to Justice Award.
This award is given annually to a member of the Lycoming County Bar that has demonstrated dedication to serving the indigent community of Lycoming County. Award members are acknowledged for their dedication to the Pennsylvania Bar Association's directive to provide Pro Bono Representation as part of their legal practice by participating in North Penn Legal Services Pro Bono panel.  Attorney Shipman received her award in 2010 and Attorney Ayers received her award in 2016.