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How to Find and Handle Your First Pro Bono Case (Free Webcast)

Wednesday May 29 , 2013

  • By: Practising Law Institute
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Live Webcast, United States
  • Contact:
    Practising Law Institute
  • Website: www.pli.edu
  • Source: Pennsylvania

The Practising Law Institute is presenting a free webcast seminar from San Francisco entitled How to Find and Handle Your First Pro Bono Case, on May 29, 2013 at 12:00 pm Eastern.

This program is a great opportunity to get a strong overview of the world of pro bono, how it can enrich and advance your professional development, and how to make it happen.

What you will learn
How to find the right case:
  • What types of cases are right to meet your goals
  • How to pick pro bono opportunities that fit in with your current employment situation
  • Where to find cases or matters
  • Options in types of volunteering commitments
Handling your first case:
  • Ensuring that you are or become competent
  • Handling your first client meeting
  • Understanding your client's circumstances
  • Working with the court
  • Finishing up the case
Who should attend

People who have not yet handled their first pro bono case, or have just taken their first matter, and people who work with newer attorneys in professional development or pro bono.

More Information and Registration



  • CLE Credit Comments:

    CLE-PA Credits
    Credit Status: Approved
    Total Credits: 3.00
    General: 3.00

    There is a 4.0 credit limit per year for this type of viewing (Distance Learning) in Pennsylvania.

Topics:

Thanks to PBN Sponsors:

  • ALM

Visit the DC Consortium of Legal Service Providers site to learn more about the Consortium and its member organizations.

National Practice Areas

Pro Bono and legal aid attorney resources - Pro Bono Net

Geographic Host:

D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program