During 2018-19, the Standing Committee on Pro Bono
Legal Services saw several of its current objectives fulfilled:
service becomes an essential part of a lawyer's practice as soon as the proverbial shingle is hung.
Naasko was selected as the 2018 Pro Bono
Attorney of the Year by the United Community Housing Coalition.
The Maryland bar gave nearly 11,000 more hours in pro bono
work in 2017 compared to the previous year, and attorneys increased their contributions to legal services organizations, according to an annual report from the Maryland Judiciary released this week.
Understanding the importance of helping those who cannot afford a lawyer, Lawrence "Larry" Moncrief began pro bono
work when he was a corporate attorney in the '80s.
by Amy-Rose Warman and Mark Taylor of Eversheds Sutherland LLP and Linden Thomas, Vice President of Birmingham Law Society THE term 'pro bono
' comes from the Latin phrase 'pro bono
publico' meaning 'for the public good'.
Andrew Nea Jr., pro bono
partner at Williams Mullen in Richmond, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Virginia State Bar's Lewis F.
If you are one of the North Carolina attorneys who rendered at least 50 hours of pro bono
legal services in the last yearsomething that the states Rules of Professional Conduct calls all attorneys to aspire tothe North Carolina Pro Bono
Resource Center would like you to toot your own horn about it, just a little, in the hopes of inspiring other attorneys to follow your example.
White Plains, NY, November 16, 2017 --(PR.com)-- On October 12, 2017 Pro Bono
Partnership (the Partnership) celebrated at its 20th Anniversary Gala with more than 600 supporters—including volunteer lawyers, law firm and corporate executives, and clients—at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.
Jennifer and I serve on the Third District Pro Bono
Committee, and over the past year the committee has served, through referrals, about a thousand people.