December 4, 2019 |
KUAC-FM (Fairbanks, AK)
Everyone accused of a crime has the right to an attorney, but that’s not a right for parties in civil cases. If you are getting a divorce, or someone sues you, you have to pay for legal counsel or go it alone.
Tags: Domestic Violence | Housing: Landlord-Tenant | Pro Bono
November 3, 2019 |
It’s partnerships like Chubb’s that have helped legal departments and companies establish and grow successful pro bono programs to give back to their communities through free legal representation, according to Takacs and other panelists.
Tags: Pro Bono
November 25, 2019 |
It is difficult to see a client in a place of fear and uncertainty, but incredibly gratifying to see them go through the process of leaving an abusive relationship and moving into a brighter future than they ever imagined.
Tags: Pro Bono
October 28, 2019 |
When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans in 2005, legal aid provider Southeast Louisiana Legal Services knew that people in its community would need its help with everything from disputes with landlords to appeals of insurance claim decisions.
Tags: Natural Disasters | Pro Bono
May 19, 2019 |
Some legal aid groups have made it their mission to rally pro bono attorneys ready to advocate for immigrant children left unrepresented by the system.
Tags: Immigration Process | Pro Bono
April 17, 2019 |
Community Idea Stations
The legal community in Virginia is using a new online tool to better connect volunteer lawyers with low income people who need their help.
Tags: Pro Bono | Technology