pro bono publico


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pro bono publico

(ˈprəʊ ˈbəʊnəʊ ˈpʊblɪkəʊ)
for the public good

pro bono publico

A Latin phrase meaning for the good of the public.
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Davis Polk and several of its lawyers were honored by The Legal Aid Society at the 2017 Pro Bono Publico Awards on October 26, 2017.
Waddell's pro bono work with Mid-Delta Health Systems in Clarendon (Monroe County) caught the American Bar Association's eye, and he received one of five 2017 Pro Bono Publico Awards.
Pro bono publico is Latin, meaning "for the public good.
That pro bono program was the first government lawyers program to ever win the ABA National Pro Bono Publico Award and the first government office to ever win the Chief Justice of Florida's law firm commendation.
They were relieved when Palmer was acquitted on the grounds that her work was pro bono publico, or in the interest of the public good.
In 2003 he received the Pro Bono Publico Award for his work with AIDSLaw of Louisiana.
Increasing pro bono publico service is often heralded as a means for responding to the thin access to justice problem.
All of their admirable deeds are in keeping with the dictum that was abided by Justice Felix Angelo Bautista: Pro bono publico et patria - For the good of the public and country.
For more recent InsideCounsel stories about pro bono work, see: Pro Bono Partnership gets new board member Exelon wins ABA Pro Bono Publico Award BNY Mellon's young pro bono program quickly grows to span the globe New rules in Illinois open doors for in-house pro bono work Practical guidance for in-house pro bono programs
He has been honored by The LegalAid Society of New York with the Pro Bono Publico award several times.
1 states that lawyers "should aspire to render at least (50) hours of pro bono publico legal services per year," emphasizing that these services should be provided to people of limited means or nonprofit organizations that serve the poor.
He was the 1998 recipient of the Florida Supreme Court Tobias Simon Award and the American Bar Association Pro Bono Publico Award.