Category Archives: Center for Pro Bono
The ABA Center for Pro Bono Exchange has a new location! Continue following us here: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/center-pro-bono/publications/pro-bono-exchange/
By: Michael G. Bergmann, Executive Director, Public Interest Law Initiative *Originally posted on the Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) website, http://pili.org/pro-bono/diy-divorce-response A contributing writer for The Atlantic recently wrote an article about how she represented herself in her divorce. PILI’s … Continue reading
Congratulations to Deborah Coleman on being a recipient of the 2018 ABA Pro Bono Publico Awards! Here is Deborah’s response to receiving this award.
Patrick Arenz is a partner with Robins Kaplan and recent chair of the firm’s pro bono committee. Patrick has shown immense dedication to pro bono work from the time he began his career at Robins Kaplan in 2006. “I always … Continue reading
The ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service will hold the 2018 Pro Bono Publico Awards Luncheon on August 4, 2018 during the ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago.
By: George T. (Buck) Lewis, Chair, Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Imagine being a teacher in a small town in Appalachia and receiving a call from a young student who said that she was left at … Continue reading
The countdown is on! It’s just one week until the Equal Justice Conference (EJC) in San Diego. As the conference approaches, we offer some advice for those who may be attending for the first time: Build your community We’ve all … Continue reading
The countdown is on! Just a little over 4 weeks until the 2018 Equal Justice Conference in sunny San Diego, California! For those of you who are unfamiliar with EJC, it is co-sponsored by the ABA Standing Committee on Pro … Continue reading
Over the past nine years, with your help, the ABA’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service has succeeded in focusing an annual national spotlight on pro bono. In connection with ABA President Elect Hilarie Bass and the ABA’s … Continue reading