Doing Well by Doing Good: Using Pro Bono to Expand Access to Justice and Improve Lawyers' Professional Development

Date:

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Speaker(s):

Esther F. Lardent, president, The Pro Bono Institute; Washington, DC; James J. Sandman, president, Legal Services Corporation

Fee:

$49

Time:

noon EDT, duration 1 hr

CLE Credits:

1 ethics hr

 

Join the speakers for an in-depth exploration of the state of civil legal aid in the United States today; the need for expanding pro bono assistance to leverage the limited resources of legal aid programs; how to identify good pro bono opportunities for you in your community; how to work with a legal aid program to deliver high-quality client service; and how to maximize the personal and professional benefits of doing pro bono work.