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Phong S. Wong

Phong S. Wong

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
Pro Bono Director
Los Angeles, CA, USA


Phong Wong is the Pro Bono Director at the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles and has devoted her legal career to helping those in need. At LAFLA, Phong oversees the pro bono program and coordinates the outreach, recruitment and hiring of all volunteers. She works closely with pro bono partners including law firms, law schools, bar associations, incubator attorneys, and community groups to develop and implement pro bono projects and trainings. These projects include technology innovations such as remote videoconferencing clinics and the online Pro Bono Training Institute as ways to expand pro bono service. Before becoming Pro Bono Director, Phong worked on slum housing litigation, subsidized housing, housing redevelopment and access to justice issues. Phong started her career as a Loyola Law School Fellow with the Western Center on Law and Poverty and LAFLA, focusing on reducing access to court barriers and supporting right to civil counsel initiatives. Phong also teaches students about client-lawyer relationships and public interest law at UCLA.

Phong S. Wong is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Current California Rules of Professional Conduct - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
California Rules of Court—Rule 9.45 Registered Legal Services Attorneys - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
The State Bar of California’s Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, Formal Opinion No. 2010-179 - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Proposed California Rules of Professional Conduct (2017) - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
California Rules of Court—Rule 9.46 Registered In-House Counsel - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
State Bar of California Pro Bono Resolution (2002) - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
The State Bar of California’s Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, Formal Opinion No. 2012-184 - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
An Ethics Primer on Limited Scope Representation, The State Bar of California, Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
How to Get Started with Pro Bono Service - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
California Business & Professions Code Section 6068 - Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Thursday, September 07, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation - Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals - Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals - Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation - Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation, Thursday, September 07, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals - Specific Application of Ethical Rules and Issues to Various Pro Bono Practice Settings – Hypotheticals, Thursday, September 07, 2017
Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation - Pro Bono Rules; Commencing and Conducting the Representation, Thursday, September 07, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017, Monday, September 11, 2017, San Francisco, CA
Public Interest Boot Camp 2018, Friday, June 08, 2018, San Francisco, CA
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2018, Thursday, September 06, 2018, San Francisco, CA
Pro Bono  Pro Bono Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2018 (Free), Thursday, September 06, 2018, San Francisco, CA
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