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Asylum (1)

Taking a Case with Human Rights Initiative

  • By:Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
  • Date:Mon Oct 22
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    The Belo Mansion and Pavilion 2101 Ross Avenue Dallas, TX
  • Contact: Jacqueline Vega at jvega@hrionline.org

Civil Rights (2)

Washington Lawyers' Committee's John Burke Pro Bono Breakfast

  • By:Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs
  • Date:Thu Oct 04
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Washington, DC

Election Protection Training

  • By:Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)
  • Date:Mon Oct 22
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Shearman & Sterling LLP 599 Lexington Avenue New York, NY
  • Contact: AALDEF at votingrights@aaldef.org

Consumer (1)

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Training

  • By:Lone Star Legal Aid LSC funded
  • Date:Thu Oct 25
  • Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Lone Star Legal Aid 1415 Fannin Houston, TX
  • Contact: Dana Bias at dbias@lonestarlegal.org

Disability (2)

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Lancaster County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 20
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Lancaster County Public Safety Training Facility 101 Champ Blvd. Manheim, PA

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Cumberland County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 27
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cumberland County 911 Call Center Carlisle, PA
  • Contact: Kate Lawrence at kmc32@psu.edu

Domestic Violence (1)

Domestic Violence / Family Law Pro Bono Training

  • By: State Bar of Michigan
  • Date:Fri Oct 26
  • Time:1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Thomas M. Cooley Law School - Auburn Hills Campus (with simultaneous broadcasts to Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, and Lansing campuses) 2630 Featherstone Rd Auburn Hills, MI
  • Contact: Robert Mathis, Pro Bono Service Counsel at rmathis@mail.michbar.org

Family Law/Matrimonial (3)

Family Law Issues in Pro Bono Cases

  • By:Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Equal Access to Justice Committee
  • Date:Fri Oct 26
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Pavilion at the Belo Mansion 2101 Ross Ave. Dallas, TX
  • Contact: Michelle Alden at aldenm@lanwt.org

Domestic Violence / Family Law Pro Bono Training

  • By: State Bar of Michigan
  • Date:Fri Oct 26
  • Time:1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Thomas M. Cooley Law School - Auburn Hills Campus (with simultaneous broadcasts to Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, and Lansing campuses) 2630 Featherstone Rd Auburn Hills, MI
  • Contact: Robert Mathis, Pro Bono Service Counsel at rmathis@mail.michbar.org

VLP - Family Law 101

  • By:Volunteer Lawyers Project LSC funded
  • Date:Tue Oct 30
  • Time:4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:
    Volunteer Lawyers Project 99 Chauncy Street, Suite 400 Boston, MA
  • Contact: Sign up on Volunteerhub at website listed below. at iburney@vlpnet.org

Health (2)

Care Coordination: Improving Care and Lowering Costs

  • By:Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
  • Date:Thu Oct 18
  • Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Online/Webinar 50 E. Washington Chicago, IL
  • Contact: Michelle Nicolet at mnicolet@povertylaw.org

How Are Immigrants Affected by the Affordable Care Act?

  • By:Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
  • Date:Tue Oct 30
  • Time:2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Online/Webinar Chicago, IL
  • Contact: Michelle Nicolet at mnicolet@povertylaw.org

Housing (1)

Introduction to Landlord Tenant Training

  • By:Volunteer Legal Services Program of the San Francisco Bar Association (VLSP)
  • Date:Tue Oct 09
  • Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    BASF Conference Center 301 Battery Street 3rd Floor San Francisco, CA

Human Rights (14)

Inadmissibility Grounds and Waivers - Part 2

  • By:Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Date:Tue Oct 02
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    This event takes place online. Webinar/Teleseminar United States
  • Contact: at seminars@ilrc.org

VAWA Issues and Updates

  • By:Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Date:Wed Oct 03
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Online (Webinar) San Francisco, CA
  • Contact: at seminars@ilrc.org

New York State’s Campaign Against Sex Trafficking: What’s Next?

  • By:Feerick Center for Social Justice of Fordham Law School
  • Date:Fri Oct 05
  • Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Fordham University School of Law - Lincoln Center Campus James B.M. McNally Amphitheatre 140 West 62nd Street New York, NY
  • Contact: Dora Galacatos at galacatos@law.fordham.edu
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Immigration (14)

Inadmissibility Grounds and Waivers - Part 2

  • By:Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Date:Tue Oct 02
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    This event takes place online. Webinar/Teleseminar United States
  • Contact: at seminars@ilrc.org

VAWA Issues and Updates

  • By:Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Date:Wed Oct 03
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Online (Webinar) San Francisco, CA
  • Contact: at seminars@ilrc.org

How an Absence Can Affect One's Naturalization Application

  • By:Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Date:Wed Oct 10
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    This event takes place online. Webinar/Teleseminar United States
  • Contact: at seminars@ilrc.org
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International Pro Bono (1)

PILnet European Pro Bono Forum

  • By:PILnet
  • Date:Thu Oct 25 - Fri Oct 26
  • Time Zone:Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
  • Location:
    Madrid Spain

Military/Veterans (1)

Training: Represent a Disabled Veteran Pro Bono before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

  • By:Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program
  • Date:Fri Oct 26
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP, Louis D. Brandeis Conference Center 155 Seaport Boulevard Boston, MA
  • Contact: Louis George at louis_george@nvlsp.org

Nonprofit/Community Development (2)

Diversity Issues in the Workplace

  • By:Pro Bono Partnership
  • Date:Tue Oct 09
  • Time:12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    White Plains, NY
  • Contact: Maurice Segall at msegall@probonopartner.org

Board Roles and Responsibilities

  • By:Pro Bono Partnership
  • Date:Tue Oct 23
  • Time:9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    YMCA - White Plains 250 Mamaroneck Avenue White Plains, NY
  • Contact: Maurice Segall at msegall@probonopartner.org

Pro Bono/Legal Services (13)

Alabama State Bar Pro Bono Task Force Mini-Grant for Law Student Organizations

  • By:Alabama State Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program
  • Date:Thu Sep 27 - Sat Oct 27
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Alabama State Bar Pro Bono Celebration Task Force 415 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Pro Bono Road Shows

  • By:Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Date:Mon Oct 01
  • Time:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Area Law Firms Philadelphia, PA
  • Contact: Jodi Schatz at jschatz@advokid.org

VLP - Orientation for New Volunteer Attorneys

  • By:VLP
  • Date:Mon Oct 01
  • Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:
    VLP 99 Chauncy Street Suite 400 Boston, MA
  • Contact: Russell Rennie at rrennie@vlpnet.org
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Seniors (2)

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Lancaster County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 20
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Lancaster County Public Safety Training Facility 101 Champ Blvd. Manheim, PA

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Cumberland County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 27
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cumberland County 911 Call Center Carlisle, PA
  • Contact: Kate Lawrence at kmc32@psu.edu

Wills/Estates (2)

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Lancaster County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 20
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Lancaster County Public Safety Training Facility 101 Champ Blvd. Manheim, PA

Wills for Heroes Clinic - Cumberland County

  • By:Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Date:Sat Oct 27
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cumberland County 911 Call Center Carlisle, PA
  • Contact: Kate Lawrence at kmc32@psu.edu

Other (2)

50 Million and Counting: The Latino Voice in a New Political Era

  • By:Bickel & Brewer Latino Institute for Human Rights
  • Date:Fri Oct 19
  • Time:9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    NYU School of Law D'Agostino Hall, Lipton Hall 108 West 3rd Street New York, NY

Affirmative Litigation Training

  • By:Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
  • Date:Tue Oct 23 - Thu Oct 25
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Crowne Plaza White Plains 66 Hale Avenue White Plains, NY
  • Contact: Jaime Roosevelt at jaimeroosevelt@povertylaw.org
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