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PLI provides pro bono training for the access to justice community, reflecting its deep commitment to the public service work of the legal profession. Since 2008, PLI has offered free programs in practice areas critical to the representation of low-income clients including housing, family law, government benefits, immigration, veterans issues, and more to train legal services attorneys and attorneys in private practice to take on pro bono representation. PLI works in collaboration with hundreds of legal aid and pro bono entities to develop and deliver programs to meet their most pressing professional development needs.


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Pro Bono Privileged Membership - Free Access to PLI Programs

PLI offers free Pro Bono Privileged Membership to nonprofit IRC Section 501(c)(3) organizations, legal aid organizations, and other pro bono groups, which provides staff and volunteers with access to PLI Live, Webcast or On-Demand programs. For more information and to apply for a Pro Bono Privileged Membership, contact Pro Bono Membership Services.


PLI Scholarships

In 2016 we awarded 78,000 scholarships to legal aid, nonprofit and government attorneys/staff, attorneys engaged in pro bono work, judges, judicial law clerks, law professors, attorneys 65 or older, lawyers, law students, unemployed attorneys and others with financial hardships. Click here to apply for a PLI scholarship.


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Carol Fisler, Esq.

Carol Fisler, Esq. ~ Director, Mental Health Court Programs, Center for Court Innovation
Speaking at Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2018: Why Trauma Matters to Judges and Lawyers Practising Law Institute May. 16, 2018

Why You Should Attend

Approximately 20 percent of Americans experience some type of mental illness in a given year, ...

Protima Pandey

Protima Pandey ~ Director, Office of Women's Policy, County of Santa Clara
Speaking at Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2018 (Free) Practising Law Institute Apr. 30, 2018

Why You Should Attend
You should attend this training if you would like to provide pro bono services ...

 
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