Join us February 21-23, 2018 for the legal community’s premier pro bono event. Network with more than 300 participants from law firms, legal departments, and public interest organizations from around the world. Online registration closes February 14!
PBI stands with our stakeholders, many of whom have represented the 800,000 Dreamers. Read PBI President and CEO Eve Runyon’s full statement on DACA and how PBI will continue to support our stakeholders in finding meaningful ways to serve communities in need. Read the full statement.
With the recent rescission of the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program, we convened an expert panel to discuss what pro bono lawyers can do to assist recipients facing uncertainty. Tune in to listen to this two-part special edition of the Pro Bono Happy Hour podcast.
Register now for a series of twice-monthly virtual discussions held with a cohort of in-house departments new to pro bono covering topics legal departments need to know to start a pro bono program. The series will include eight sessions, with speakers and experts invited to cover various subjects ranging from structuring a program, insurance, project selection and partnerships, multijurisdictional practice, marketing, and communications. The series is designed to provide legal departments with the knowledge, resources, and support to build their pro bono programs and stay on track alongside their peers in other legal departments. The deadline to register is January 30.
February 14, 2018
When Jennifer Brown isn’t working on compliance issues like food and product safety or on environmental health issues for Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc., she’s been known to spend hours at a time scouring court documents from cases involving those held behind bars in the Pacific Northwest.Read More...
December 12, 2017
The CPBO Clinic in a Box® program has come a long way since its inception as a pro bono opportunity at the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Annual Meeting (AM). While it continues to be an annual pro bono event for ACC AM attendees and local chapter members, the program has grown in popularity and the options have expanded.Read More...