Kevin Penton

Journalist (NATIONAL)
Journalist for Law360.

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Could Virtual Aid Improve Court Access For The Lawyerless?

Kevin Penton
Law360
October 6, 2019
With approximately half of all civil litigants walking into Massachusetts courtrooms without attorneys to provide counsel, a large percentage are potentially exposing themselves to negative legal outcomes as they contend with quotidian matters such as debt, divorces or rent disputes, a nonprofit’s recent study contends.

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How Corporate America Can Help Close The Justice Gap

Kevin Penton
Law360
September 29, 2019
When the Trump administration threatened to eliminate the Legal Services Corp. this year, Hewlett Packard Enterprise helped marshal corporate general counsel to fight back. It’s one timely example, according to business leaders at a recent Manhattan event, of the power that companies have to enact social change.

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Cleveland May Join Crusade To Increase Eviction Atty Access

Kevin Penton
Law360
August 25, 2019
Cleveland is the latest in a series of municipalities across the country that are considering — or have already created — a right to counsel for certain individuals who face eviction, a move that advocates hope will prevent housing problems from spawning other economic and health woes for families.



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