To encourage and enable more lawyers and law firms to participate in pro bono, so they can better contribute to serving the community and improving access to justice.
Who should attend?
Individuals from law firms, corporations, bar organizations, NGOs and law schools who are interested in finding out more about pro bono.
Experience does not matter, as long as you are interested in finding out more about pro bono and exploring opportunities to get involved.
Who will be sharing their experience at the Forum?
Lawyers, law firm representatives, pro bono clearinghouse managers, NGO and community leaders, academics, and others with experience in pro bono practice – and you!
What will you walk away with?
A greater interest in doing pro bono, a better understanding of NGOs and their work around the world, and confidence that you now have the skills and knowledge to assist an NGO or other disadvantaged group you have been wanting to help.