Boston University School of Law

BBA - Hot Topics in Pro Bono

Summary

BBA - Hot Topics in Pro Bono

Description

Description:

As the legal resource landscape shifts for low-income clients, so do pro bono service delivery strategies. Come learn about the newest pro bono innovations that are playing out in Greater Boston and beyond, including:
Launch of a state-wide pro bono website, massprobono.org (funded by a Legal Services Corporation Technology Initiative Grant);
The status of APBCo (Association of Pro Bono Counsel) IMPACT Projects (http://www.apbco.org/impact/); and
A new approach to deepening cultural competency among lawyers engaged in pro bono

Sponsoring Section/Committee(s):
Delivery of Legal Services Section
Administration of Justice Section
Diversity & Inclusion Section

Speakers:
Barbara L. Siegel - Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association

Albert W. Wallis - Brown Rudnick LLP

Michele M. Garvin - Ropes & Gray LLP

Contact:

Ian Mitnick
imitnick@bostonbar.org

Starts

12:30pm on Monday, April 28th 2014

End Time

1:30pm

Location

Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA

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Topics

Career Development Office, J.D. Central