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Pro Bono for Government Attorneys: Starting and Sustaining a Pro Bono Practice

Tuesday February 04

  • By: Washington Council of Lawyers
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Patrick Henry Building
    601 D Street N.W.
    Library - 10th Floor
    Washington, DC
  • Contact:
    Nancy Lopez
    Washington Council of Lawyers
  • Website:

Our panel will share tips for overcoming the challenges, and making the most of the pro bono opportunities available to government attorneys. Get first-hand advice and hear stories from government attorneys who have successfully handled pro bono cases. We also will have on hand materials from several legal service providers, so that you can have the information you need to make a pro bono connection.

Featuring a special welcome from Jonathan Smith, Department of Justice, and 6 outanding government pro bono attorney panelists.

BRING: Your lunch and a government ID to enter the building.

Thanks to PBN Sponsors:

  • Practising Law Institute

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 Center