Pro Bono In Practice: Collaboration With Large Law Firms
Tuesday October 16 , 2012
- By: Berkeley Law Career Development, Professional Skills and Field Placement Programs, Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice
- Time: 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
- Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
UC Berkeley School of Law (Berkeley Law)The Goldberg Room - 297 Simon HallBancroft Way at Piedmont Ave.Berkeley, , CAMap: maps.google.com
Trish KeadyBerkeley Law's Student-Initiated Field Services Projects415-517-0124
Join us for a panel discussion on Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin and the need for collaboration between public interest civil rights lawyers and pro bono lawyers from large civil law firms to advance important public interest and social justice goals.
Panelists will include:
ALLISON ELGART, Legal Director of the Equal Justice Society,
SAVITH IYENGAR, Wilson Sonsini Associate and Pro Bono Attorney,
VICTORIA PLAUT, Boalt Professor of Law and Social Science and Faculty Director, Culture, Diversity & Intergroup Relations Lab, and
STEPHEN MENENDIAN, Assistant Director at the Haas Diversity Research Center.
Clinical Professor of Law and Professional Skills Program Director DAVID OPPENHEIMER will moderate.
For more information please contact Trish Keady at firstname.lastname@example.org