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FREE Program: Representing the Pro Bono Client: Effective Written Advocacy

Thursday March 07 , 2013

  • By: PLI
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    San Francisco and Live Webcast, CA
  • Website: www.pli.edu
  • Source: National > ABA Military Pro Bono Project

New Free Program!


Why You Should Attend
Effective writing is an essential skill all attorneys must hone for a successful career. This program will teach new attorneys and seasoned professionals effective writing techniques to assist pro bono clients with a variety of legal issues. Learn the tools to draft concise complaints, declarations and briefs to help your pro bono clients assert their legal rights and win their cases! The expert faculty will share their best practices and hands-on tips to make you a better writer in all areas of your practice.

What You Will Learn
• Drafting Effective Briefs
• Preparing Witness Declarations
• Crafting Complaints

Who Should Attend
Attorneys seeking to build their written advocacy skills will benefit from attending this program, as will attorneys assisting pro bono clients through representation or in clinical settings, firm pro bono coordinators and partners, corporate law department pro bono managers, law clinic students and faculty, and public interest and non-profit organization attorneys and staff.

This is sure to be a popular program: register today!

Want to attend the program with your colleagues and volunteers but can't make it in person? Schedule a PLI Groupcast to allow group viewing via live or on-demand Webcast in your office! Contact the Groupcasts Department via email at groupcasts@pli.edu for more details.

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To Learn More About PLI Pro Bono Activities and Scholarships, Visit Our Website at: www.pli.edu/scholarship.

San Francisco and Live Webcast, March 7, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
FREE

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