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Awards and Recognition (62)

Profiles in Service - Faulkner University Jones School of Law - Ashley Penhale

  • By:Faulkner University Jones School of Law
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Fri Oct 31
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Faulker University Jones School of Law Montgomery, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Profiles in Service - Samford University Cumberland School of Law - Martha Jane Patton

  • By:Samford University Cumberland School of Law
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Fri Oct 31
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cumberland School of Law Birmingham, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Profiles in Service - University of Alabama School of Law - Judge David Crosland

  • By:University of Alabama School of Law
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Fri Oct 31
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    University of Alabama School of Law Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org
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Clinic (153)

Common Ground Legal Clinic

  • By:Common Ground
  • Date:Tue Sep 02 - Tue Nov 18
  • Location:
    Bloomfield Hills and Pontiac, MI

Kalamazoo County Bar Association--Free Probate Legal Clinic

  • By:Kalamazoo County Bar Association
  • Date:Tue Sep 02 - Tue Nov 18
  • Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Kalamazoo Probate Court 150 E. Crosstown Parkway Kalamazoo, MI

PPO Affidavit Assistance Project

  • By:Legal Aid and Defender Association
  • Date:Fri Sep 05 - Thu Nov 20
  • Time:12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Coleman A. Young Municipal Center The Attorney Resource Room, 12th Floor Room 1207 Detroit, MI
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Community Education/Outreach (79)

Breakfast with the Best- A Decade of Legal Advocacy

  • By:Washington Appleseed
  • Date:Wed Oct 01
  • Time:7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    The Westin 1900 5th Avenue Seattle, WA

BEING EFFICIENT YET EFFECTIVE AS A VOLUNTEER ATTORNEY

  • By:Community Legal Services Of Prince George's County
  • Date:Wed Oct 01
  • Time:8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Circuit Court for Prince George's County, Maryland 14735 Main Street Room M0421 Upper Marlboro, MD
  • Contact: Neal Conway at conway@clspgc.org

Law Day Subcommittee Kick-Off Meeting

  • By:The Public Service Committee
  • Date:Thu Oct 02
  • Location:
    Pittsburgh, PA
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Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE) (38)

Southern California Pro Bono Regional Meeting

  • By:OneJustice
  • Date:Thu Oct 02
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    California State Bar - Los Angeles 845 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA
  • Contact: Jenna Finkle at jfinkle@one-justice.org

Poverty Simulation Seminar - Mobile

  • By:Alabama State Bar Pro Bono Celebration Task Force
  • Date:Fri Oct 03
  • Time:8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Spring Hill College Byrne Hall 4000 Dauphin St. Mobile, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Free Expungement Clinic

  • By:W. Harold Flowers Law Society
  • Date:Sat Oct 04 - Mon Oct 06
  • Time:10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Jack Jones Juvenile Center - Sixth Division Courtroom 301 East Second Avenue Pine Bluff, AR
  • Contact: Donnay Ramsey at dramsey@arkansaslegalservices.org
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Fundraiser (1)

Greater DC/Baltimore Bighearted Attorneys Campaign 2014 - Tahirih Justice Center

  • By:Tahirih Justice Center
  • Date:Wed Sep 24 - Wed Oct 22
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Tahirih Justice Center 6402 Arlington Boulevard, Ste 300 Falls Church, VA
  • Contact: Kristen Uhler-McKeown at kristen@tahirih.org

New Initiative Kick-Off (3)

Boston University School of Law Annual Pro Bono Program Kick-Off

  • By:Boston University School of Law
  • Date:Thu Oct 02
  • Time:6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Sumner M. Redstone Building Rm 214 765 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA
  • Contact: at probono@bu.edu

2014-2015 SBM Justice Initiatives Kick-Off

  • By:State Bar of Michigan
  • Date:Mon Oct 20
  • Time:9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Location:
    State Bar of Michigan 306 Townsend St. Lansing, MI
  • Contact: Robert Mathis at rmathis@mail.michbar.org

2014-15 Law School Pro Bono Clinic Challenge Kick Off

  • By:Lone Star Legal Aid
  • Date:Thu Oct 23 - Fri Sep 25
  • Time:1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Lone Star Legal Aid - Houston Office 1415 Fannin Houston, TX
  • Contact: Linda Good at LGOOD@LONESTARLEGAL.ORG

Planning Session (3)

Southern California Pro Bono Regional Meeting

  • By:OneJustice
  • Date:Thu Oct 02
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    California State Bar - Los Angeles 845 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA
  • Contact: Jenna Finkle at jfinkle@one-justice.org

Wills Outreach and Arkansas Access to Justice Commission Meeting

  • By:Arkansas Access to Justice Commission
  • Date:Fri Oct 03
  • Time:8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Jefferson Center 612 S. College Ave. Fayatville, AR
  • Contact: Vince Morris at vmorris@arkansaslegalservices.org

Northern California Pro Bono Regional Meeting

  • By:OneJustice
  • Date:Tue Oct 28
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    California State Bar - San Francisco 180 Howard Street San Francisco, CA
  • Contact: Jenna Finkle at jfinkle@one-justice.org

Proclamation (5)

Governor Robert Bentley Proclaims October Pro Bono Month in Alabama

  • By:Alabama State Bar Pro Bono Celebration Task Force
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Fri Oct 31
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Alabama State Capitol Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Idaho Supreme Court Resolution Designating Idaho Pro Bono Week - 2014

  • By:Supreme Court of Idaho LSC funded
  • Date:Sun Oct 19 - Sat Oct 25
  • Time Zone:Mountain Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    State of Idaho All Cities, ID

Pittsburgh Attorneys Pledging To Do Pro Bono

  • By:Allegheny County Bar Foundation
  • Date:Sun Oct 19 - Sat Oct 25
  • Location:
    Pittsburg Area Pittsburgh, PA
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Recruitment Event (18)

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

  • By:Alabama State bar Pro Bono Celebration Task Force
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Wed Oct 15
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Alabama State Bar 415 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL
  • Contact: Linda Lund at linda.lund@alabar.org

Take one case! The One Campaign – One Client. One Attorney. One Promise

  • By:Jacksonville Area Legal Aid
  • Date:Wed Oct 01 - Thu Oct 30
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Contact: Kathy Para at kathy.para@jaxlegalaid.org

Pro Bono Panel Discussion

  • By:University of Alabama School of Law Public Interest Institute
  • Date:Mon Oct 06
  • Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    University of Alabama School of Law Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Contact: Glory McLaughlin at gmclaughlin@law.ua.edu
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Social Event (2)

Happy Hour at Buffalo Billiards

  • By:Washington Council of Lawyers
  • Date:Thu Oct 23
  • Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Buffalo Billiards 1330 19th Street, NW Washington, DC
  • Contact: Nancy Lopez at info@wclawyers.org

Irish International Immigration Center’s SOLAS Awards

  • By:Irish International Immigration Center
  • Date:Thu Oct 30
  • Time:5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Boston Park Plaza Hotel 50 Park Plaza Boston, MA

Speech (12)

Breakfast with the Best- A Decade of Legal Advocacy

  • By:Washington Appleseed
  • Date:Wed Oct 01
  • Time:7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    The Westin 1900 5th Avenue Seattle, WA

Eastern District of Michigan Chapter of the Federal Bar Association—“State of the Court” Luncheon

  • By:Eastern District of Michigan Chapter of the Federal Bar Association
  • Date:Wed Oct 01
  • Time:11:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Woodward Ballroom, Westin Book Cadillac Hotel Detroit, MI
  • Contact: Saura Sahu at sahu@millercanfield.com

SBM UP Tour—Lunch with Chippewa County Bar Association

  • By:Chippewa County Bar Association
  • Date:Mon Oct 06
  • Time:12:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Lake Superior State Universtiy, Cisler Center in the Crow's Nest 650 W. Easterday Ave. Sault Ste. Marie, MI
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Training (non-CLE) (22)

BEING EFFICIENT YET EFFECTIVE AS A VOLUNTEER ATTORNEY

  • By:Community Legal Services Of Prince George's County
  • Date:Wed Oct 01
  • Time:8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Circuit Court for Prince George's County, Maryland 14735 Main Street Room M0421 Upper Marlboro, MD
  • Contact: Neal Conway at conway@clspgc.org

Tax Controversy Training for Attorneys

  • By:Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
  • Date:Thu Oct 02
  • Time:9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Law Offices of Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, LLP 25 S. Charles St. 21st Floor Baltimore, MD
  • Contact: Cheri Wendt-Taczak at cwendttaczak@mvlslaw.org

Housing Court Lawyer for the Day Training

  • By:Hampden County Bar Association
  • Date:Fri Oct 03
  • Time:9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Comissioner's Room 50 State Street Second Floor Springfield, MA
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Webinar (1)

Pro Bono Death Penalty Representation Webinar: The Ethics and Business Consequences of Representing Controversial Clients

  • By:ABA Death Penalty Representation Project
  • Date:Thu Oct 23
  • Time:2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Webinar Washington, DC
  • Contact: at deathpenaltyproject@americanbar.org

Bar Association (1)

2014 Celebration of Pro Bono Service

  • By:City Bar Justice Center
  • Date:Mon Oct 20
  • Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    New York City Bar Association 42 W. 44th St New York, NY
  • Contact: Carol Bockner at cbockner@nycbar.org

Business/Corporation (1)

Small Business Clinic

  • By:D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program
  • Date:Wed Oct 22
  • Time:5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Department of Consumer & Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) Small Business Resource Center 1100 4th Street SW 2nd Floor Washington, DC
  • Contact: Darryl Maxwell

Pro Bono Program/Legal Services Organization (3)

Legal Advice Clinic (Cheyenne)

  • By:Wyoming Center for Legal Aid
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Mountain Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    First United Methodist Church 108 E. 18th Street Cheyenne, WY
  • Contact: at wcla@legalhelpwy.org

Rockwall Legal Aid Intake Clinic

  • By:Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas LSC funded
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Helping Hands 950 Williams St., Building A Rockwall, TX
  • Contact: Jan Kearney at kearneyj@lanwt.org

Fannin County Legal Aid Intake Clinic

  • By:Legal Aid Of Northwest Texas (Equal Justice Volunteer Program - McKinney) LSC funded
  • Date:Thu Oct 23
  • Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Bonham Housing Authority, 810 W. 16th St., Bonham, TX
  • Contact: Jan Kearney at kearneyj@lanwt.org

Asylum (1)

Immigrant Battered Women Project Training

  • By:Greater Boston Legal Services Project
  • Date:Thu Oct 16
  • Time:6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Greater Boston Legal Services Project 197 Friend Street Bostong, MA

Disability (1)

Bexar County Wills Clinic

  • By:Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    St. Mary's Center for Legal Research 2507 NW 36th St San Antonio, TX

Domestic Violence (2)

Immigrant Battered Women Project Training

  • By:Greater Boston Legal Services Project
  • Date:Thu Oct 16
  • Time:6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Greater Boston Legal Services Project 197 Friend Street Bostong, MA

Women’s Bar Foundation’s Family Law Project for Battered Women Training

  • By:Women's Bar Foundation---Family Law Project for Battered Women
  • Date:Wed Oct 22 - Thu Oct 23
  • Time:4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Fish & Richardson One Marina Park Boston, MA
  • Contact: Rachel Biscardi at rbiscardi@womensbar.org

Family Law/Matrimonial (1)

PPO Affidavit Assistance Project

  • By:Legal Aid and Defender Association
  • Date:Fri Sep 05 - Thu Nov 20
  • Time:12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Coleman A. Young Municipal Center The Attorney Resource Room, 12th Floor Room 1207 Detroit, MI

General (2)

Rockwall Legal Aid Intake Clinic

  • By:Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas LSC funded
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Helping Hands 950 Williams St., Building A Rockwall, TX
  • Contact: Jan Kearney at kearneyj@lanwt.org

Fannin County Legal Aid Intake Clinic

  • By:Legal Aid Of Northwest Texas (Equal Justice Volunteer Program - McKinney) LSC funded
  • Date:Thu Oct 23
  • Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Bonham Housing Authority, 810 W. 16th St., Bonham, TX
  • Contact: Jan Kearney at kearneyj@lanwt.org

Housing (3)

MSU Housing Clinic—Eviction Diversion Program

  • By:MSU Housing Clinic
  • Date:Thu Oct 02 - Thu Oct 30
  • Time:1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    55th District Court Mason, MI
  • Contact: at palazz39@law.msu.edu

Tour of Landlord/Tenant Court

  • By:Neighborhood Legal Services Program
  • Date:Thu Oct 23
  • Time:8:45 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    DC Superior Court Court Building B 510 4th Street, NW Washington, DC
  • Contact: Heather Hodges at hhodges@nlsp.org

Landlord Tenant Law and Practice Training

  • By:Boston Bar Association
  • Date:Tue Oct 28
  • Time:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Boston Bar Association 16 Beacon Street Boston, MA
  • Contact: Katherine D'Angelo at kdangelo@bostonbar.org

Human Rights (4)

Immigrant Battered Women Project Training

  • By:Greater Boston Legal Services Project
  • Date:Thu Oct 16
  • Time:6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Greater Boston Legal Services Project 197 Friend Street Bostong, MA

CAIR Coalition Immigration Training (Capital Area Immigrants' Rights)

  • By:CAIR Coalition (Capital Area Immigrants' Rights)
  • Date:Mon Oct 20
  • Time:12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cooley LLP 1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and Detroit Immigration Court—Model Hearings at the Detroit Immigration Court for Pro Bono and Nonprofits

  • By:Michigan Immigrant Rights Center
  • Date:Wed Oct 22
  • Time:1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Detroit Immigration Court 477 Michigan Avenue, Suite 440 Detroit, MI
  • Contact: Susan Reed at susanree@michiganimmigrant.org
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Immigration (3)

Immigrant Battered Women Project Training

  • By:Greater Boston Legal Services Project
  • Date:Thu Oct 16
  • Time:6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Greater Boston Legal Services Project 197 Friend Street Bostong, MA

CAIR Coalition Immigration Training (Capital Area Immigrants' Rights)

  • By:CAIR Coalition (Capital Area Immigrants' Rights)
  • Date:Mon Oct 20
  • Time:12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Cooley LLP 1299 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and Detroit Immigration Court—Model Hearings at the Detroit Immigration Court for Pro Bono and Nonprofits

  • By:Michigan Immigrant Rights Center
  • Date:Wed Oct 22
  • Time:1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Detroit Immigration Court 477 Michigan Avenue, Suite 440 Detroit, MI
  • Contact: Susan Reed at susanree@michiganimmigrant.org

Military/Veterans (5)

Southeast Michigan Veterans Stand Down Homeless Veterans Court

  • By:Southeast Michigan Veterans Stand Down
  • Date:Wed Oct 08 - Thu Oct 09
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Detroit Rescue Mission Banquet Hall 3606 E. Forest Detroit, MI

Legal Advice Clinic at Veterans Stand Down

  • By:NHBA Pro Bono Program
  • Date:Thu Oct 09
  • Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Harbor Homes 2 Pillsbury Street Nashua, NH
  • Contact: Ginny Martin at gmartin@nhbar.org

Veterans' Law Day

  • By:Albany Law School
  • Date:Sat Oct 18
  • Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:
    Albany Law School Albany, NY
  • Contact: Nic Rangel at erang@albanylaw.edu
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Pro Bono (261)

Common Ground Legal Clinic

  • By:Common Ground
  • Date:Tue Sep 02 - Tue Nov 18
  • Location:
    Bloomfield Hills and Pontiac, MI

Kalamazoo County Bar Association--Free Probate Legal Clinic

  • By:Kalamazoo County Bar Association
  • Date:Tue Sep 02 - Tue Nov 18
  • Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Kalamazoo Probate Court 150 E. Crosstown Parkway Kalamazoo, MI

PPO Affidavit Assistance Project

  • By:Legal Aid and Defender Association
  • Date:Fri Sep 05 - Thu Nov 20
  • Time:12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Coleman A. Young Municipal Center The Attorney Resource Room, 12th Floor Room 1207 Detroit, MI
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Seniors (1)

Bexar County Wills Clinic

  • By:Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    St. Mary's Center for Legal Research 2507 NW 36th St San Antonio, TX

Wills/Estates (1)

Bexar County Wills Clinic

  • By:Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
  • Date:Tue Oct 21
  • Time:5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone:Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    St. Mary's Center for Legal Research 2507 NW 36th St San Antonio, TX
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