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Online Now: Public Interest Perspectives -- An Introductory Training for Private Attorneys in Public Interest Placements
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCO) and the Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP) conducted this free national online training on September 9, 2009 for attorneys beginning volunteer public interest placements. The event was hosted by Baker & McKenzie.
The training provides an overview of the differences in law firm and nonprofit practice settings, insight on working with low-income clients, and background on the economic challenges presently being confronted by the public interest community. It is designed for all attorneys taking temporary, extended public interest placements.