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Pro Bono Net

Lawyers serving the public good.

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Effective Written Advocacy (Free)

Thursday March 07 , 2013

  • By: Practising Law Institue
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    PLI San Francisco Conference Center & Via Live Webcast
    685 Market Street, Suite 100
    San Francisco, CA
  • Contact:
    Practising Law Institute
    (800) 260-4PLI
  • Website: www.pli.edu
  • Source: California > SoCal Pro Bono Center

Why you should attend

This program will teach new attorneys and seasoned professionals effective writing techniques to assist pro bono clients with a variety of legal issues. Learn the tools to draft concise complaints, declarations and briefs to help your pro bono clients assert their legal rights and win their cases!

What you will learn

Drafting Effective Briefs
Preparing Witness Declarations
Crafting Complaints
Who should attend

All attorneys assisting pro bono clients through representation or in clinical settings, firm pro bono coordinators and partners, corporate law department pro bono managers, law clinic students and faculty, and public interest and non-profit organization attorneys and staff would benefit from attending this program.

Thanks to PBN Sponsors:

  • ALM
Pro Bono and legal aid attorney resources - Pro Bono Net

Volunteer Profile

Neil Steinkamp

Rebecca Berlow, a corporate attorney, has worked as a volunteer with The Legal Aid Society's Immigration Unit Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ("DACA") clinics and has assisted the Society with disaster relief efforts, greatly improving their Access to Benefits hotline by developing a new intake system. Learn more

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