Susan Beck

Journalist (NATIONAL)
Senior reporter and columnists following law and business for The American Lawyer.

Links: @susanmbeck | (Current as of: June 29, 2015)


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Column

What the Poor Really Need Is Legal Aid

Susan Beck
Law.com
June 24, 2016
Now is the time for a Second Wave Revolution in Big Law pro bono.

News Story

Big Firms Slow to Answer Legal Services Funding Plea

Susan Beck
ALM
June 13, 2016
So far, only 19 law firms have agreed to contribute.

News Story

Microsoft To Fund New Pilot Project To Improve Legal Aid

Susan Beck
ALM
April 19, 2016
Microsoft Corp. is committing $1 million to fund pilot projects for online legal portals that will direct low-income people to legal service providers.

News Story

Could This Simple Idea Solve the Justice Gap?

Susan Beck
ALM
April 14, 2016
At a time when the legal community is increasingly concerned about access to justice for all, and is searching for innovations to make that possible, a viable solution may be found in CARPLS.

News Story

Divided ABA Adopts Resolution on Nonlawyer Legal Services

Susan Beck
ALM
February 8, 2016
The American Bar Association's House of Delegates on Monday voted to adopt a resolution that gives states a framework to consider the regulation of "nontraditional legal service providers”.

Blog Post

What to Do With Your Bonus

Susan Beck
ALM
December 22, 2015
Here's a suggestion for something else to do with a teeny-tiny sliver of that bonus money: Write a generous check to a civil legal aid group.

Feature

The Justice Gap: How Big Law Is Failing Legal Aid

Susan Beck
ALM
June 29, 2015
An in-depth examination of law firms' lack of financial contributions to civil legal aid.



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