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How to Find and Handle Your First Pro Bono Case (Free)

Released on: Jun. 12, 2013
Running Time: 03:10:38

Running Time Segment Title Faculty Format
[01:10:37] How to Find the Right Case Paul R Chavez ~ Senior Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
Hilarie A Atkisson ~ Senior Manager, Pro Bono Administration, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Tiela Chalmers ~ Tiela Chalmers Consulting
Elizabeth A. Hom ~ Director of Access Programs, Alameda County Bar Association
Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi ~ Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California - Senior Legal Hotline
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[00:59:10] How to Handle Your First Case Paul R Chavez ~ Senior Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
Hilarie A Atkisson ~ Senior Manager, Pro Bono Administration, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Tiela Chalmers ~ Tiela Chalmers Consulting
Elizabeth A. Hom ~ Director of Access Programs, Alameda County Bar Association
Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi ~ Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California - Senior Legal Hotline
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[00:59:15] Important Considerations & Best Practices for Pro Bono Representation Paul R Chavez ~ Senior Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
Hilarie A Atkisson ~ Senior Manager, Pro Bono Administration, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Tiela Chalmers ~ Tiela Chalmers Consulting
Elizabeth A. Hom ~ Director of Access Programs, Alameda County Bar Association
Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi ~ Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California - Senior Legal Hotline
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This program is a great opportunity to get a strong overview of the world of pro bono, how it can enrich and advance your professional development, and how to make it happen.

Lecture Topics 
[Total time 03:10:38]

Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.

  • Program Overview and Introductions* [00:01:36]
    Tiela Chalmers
  • How to Find the Right Case [01:10:37]
    Tiela Chalmers, Paul Chavez, Elizabeth A. Hom, Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi, Hilarie A Atkisson
  • How to Handle Your First Case [00:59:10]
    Tiela Chalmers, Paul Chavez, Elizabeth A. Hom, Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi, Hilarie A Atkisson
  • Important Considerations & Best Practices for Pro Bono Representation [00:59:15]
    Tiela Chalmers, Paul Chavez, Elizabeth A. Hom, Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi, Hilarie A Atkisson

Presentation Material

  • How to Find the Right Case (Power Point Slides)
    Tiela Chalmers, Paul Chavez, Elizabeth A. Hom, Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi, Hilarie A Atkisson
  • Doing Good, Doing Well – The Beneficial Impact of Pro Bono on Your Professional Life
    Tiela Chalmers
  • Core Competencies
    Tiela Chalmers
  • There’s Room and Need for All: the Abundant Pro Bono Opportunities the Nonprofit World Offers Business Lawyers
    Hilarie A Atkisson
  • Why Volunteer?
    Hilarie A Atkisson
  • 8 Tips for Your First Pro Bono Case
    Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi
  • Understanding the Four C’s of Elder Law Ethics
    Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi
  • Checklist for an Elder-Friendly Law Office
    Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi
  • Working with Pro Bono Clients
    Tiela Chalmers
  • The Business Benefits of Skills-Based Volunteerism
    Hilarie A Atkisson
  • The Ethics of Pro Bono (County Bar Update, Los Angeles County Bar Association)
    Tiela Chalmers
  • Unbundling 101 – Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation
    Tiela Chalmers
Chairperson(s)
Tiela Chalmers ~ Tiela Chalmers Consulting
Speaker(s)
Hilarie A Atkisson ~ Senior Manager, Pro Bono Administration, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Paul R Chavez ~ Senior Attorney & Pro Bono Coordinator, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
Elizabeth A. Hom ~ Director of Access Programs, Alameda County Bar Association
Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi ~ Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California - Senior Legal Hotline

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