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Who Are You Gonna Call? How About LSNTAP

The Legal Services National Technology Assistance Project (LSNTAP) is an online resource that provides legal aid programs with advice and support on which technology can be used to assist in their mission. LSNTAP provides frequent free online trainings, roundtables, a … Continue reading

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Request for Proposals: 2015 Equal Justice Conference

2015 ABA/NLADA Equal Justice Conference Presented by ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service & The National Legal Aid & Defender Association   May 7-9, 2015 (Preconference May 6) Hilton Austin | Austin, TX Request for Session Proposals The … Continue reading

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Online Tennessee Justice:  Growing Popularity for a Legal Advice Tool

Online TN Justice  is a website that allows qualified users to post legal questions to their passworded account on the website and receive free legal advice from an anonymous, volunteer attorney.  This is usually not a real-time exchange but, rather, … Continue reading

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2014 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Norton Rose Fulbright

Each year, the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Pro Bono Publico Awards honor individuals or organizations in the legal community that enhance the human dignity of others by improving or delivering volunteer legal services to the … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Celebrate Pro Bono!

This year marks the 6th annual National Celebration of Pro Bono, an initiative of the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service through which lawyers from across the country honor their responsibility to the profession and their communities … Continue reading

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2014 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Kermit Lowery

Each year, the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Pro Bono Publico Awards honor individuals or organizations in the legal community that enhance the human dignity of others by improving or delivering volunteer legal services to the … Continue reading

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Pro Bono — One Judges’ Journey

I have been a judge for almost twenty years and I love my work.  I do not miss the private practice of law, with one exception.  I do miss advocating on behalf of the low-income clients I represented as pro … Continue reading

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2014 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Alan Howard

Each year, the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Pro Bono Publico Awards honor individuals or organizations in the legal community that enhance the human dignity of others by improving or delivering volunteer legal services to the … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: 2015 EJC Law School Preconference

Request for Proposals 2015 ABA/NLADA Equal Justice Conference Law School Preconference Presented by ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service & The National Legal Aid & Defender Association May 6, 2015  Main conference sessions May 7-9, 2015 Hilton … Continue reading

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2014 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient: Judge Edward Ginsburg

Each year, the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Pro Bono Publico Awards honor individuals or organizations in the legal community that enhance the human dignity of others by improving or delivering volunteer legal services to the … Continue reading

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