Award supports legal assistant education
OKLAHOMA CITY – Crystal Robertson, a student in the University of Oklahoma Law Center’s Legal Assistant Education Program, was recently named the 2019 recipient of the Crowe & Dunlevy B. Jo Balding Scholarship.
Awarded annually, the $1,000 scholarship is named for longtime Crowe & Dunlevy paralegal B. Jo Balding, who retired in 2016 after more than 50 years with the firm.
Robertson earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Oklahoma, where she was a member of Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society. She serves as a parish council member and choir director at St. George Greek Orthodox Church.
The Crowe & Dunlevy Foundation established the scholarship in 2013. Scholarship applicants must be enrolled in the Legal Assistant Education Program at the University of Oklahoma College of Law and be in good academic standing with at least an 8.1 grade point average in legal specialty courses.