Pro Bono

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

ABA, other legal organizations call for more volunteers for Clemency Project 2014

Opening Statements

In the Swim: Divers’ bar association helps preserve marine environment

Opening Statements

Real Property: Alabama attorney spends a year in Uganda helping to fight land grabs

Your ABA

They’re No Hacks: Technology takes center stage as a tool to improve access to justice

Legal Rebels Profile

Gerald Abila’s Barefoot Law helps Ugandans use smartphones to learn about their legal rights

Pro Bono

Law firm pro bono work extends beyond US boundaries

Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction

Harper Lee, ABA Journal fiction prizes announced

Features

Prisoner exonerations are at an all-time high, and it’s not because of DNA testing

Your ABA

Program will mobilize lawyers to help reduce VA claims processing backlog

Annual Meeting

Let more in-house counsel do pro bono service, ABA House resolution says

Annual Meeting

Winning apps in ‘Hackcess to Justice’ help write wills, navigate disasters and calculate jail time

Your ABA

Growing numbers of US lawyers are doing pro bono work in other countries

Trials & Litigation

Judge nixes $50 contempt fine for saggy pants worn by attendee at court hearing

Pro Bono

Veterans with disability claims will get free legal help in ABA pilot program with VA

The New Normal

How can we apply New Normal principles to increase access to justice?

Your ABA

ABA looks to aid underserved clients and underemployed lawyers

Your ABA

Speakers blast no-tenure accreditation plan at Legal Ed hearing

Pro Bono

Law firm’s Next Mile aids nonprofits and social change

Law Students

3Ls in New York would take early bar exam, devote final semester to pro bono in new program

Business of Law

Top state court mulls proposal to let law students handle pro bono cases, seeks comments