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Pro Bono Basics: Best Practices and Practical Strategies

Recorded on: Mar. 31, 2017
Running Time: 00:56:12

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Taken from the Web Program Pro Bono Basics New York 2017: Best Practices and Ethics recorded March, 2017 in New York.

Pro Bono Basics: Best Practices and Practical Strategies [00:56:12]
  • Tools for working effectively with low-income clients
  • How to balance other professional obligations with pro bono representation
  • Strategies for securing adequate training and mentorship for unfamiliar areas of law and venues
  • Strategies for obtaining pro bono opportunities for in-house, transactional, and litigation attorneys

Jennifer K. Brown, Karen Fisher Gutheil, Adam Heintz, Linton Mann III, Doris Rios Duffy

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  • Pro Bono Basics: Best Practices
    Jennifer K. Brown, Karen Fisher Gutheil, Adam Heintz, Linton Mann III, Doris Rios Duffy
Jennifer K Brown ~ Senior Pro Bono Counsel, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Karen Fisher Gutheil ~ The Legal Aid Society
Adam J Heintz ~ Legal Services NYC
Linton Mann ~ Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Doris Rios Duffy ~ Senior Trial Attorney, AIG Staff Counsel, The Law Offices of Leon R. Kowalski
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