February 1, 2022 The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) is pleased to announce that Elizabeth P. Lewis, Partner, Pro Bono and Community Service at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, has been named Co-President of the Board of Directors, joining Co-President Tiffany Graves, Pro Bono Counsel at Bradley Arant Boult [...]
APBCo is proud to publish “Positive Change: How the Pandemic Changed Pro Bono and What We Should Keep,” a report which examines what changed for pro bono during the pandemic and recommends what new practices should be retained as we transition back to more in-person interactions.
NEW YORK, NY — The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) and the Law Firm Antiracism Alliance (LFAA) stand united in response to Attorney General Garland’s call to the legal profession to swiftly respond to the housing crisis by preventing eviction and promoting access to funds available to low-income tenants [...]
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) today released the following statement on its members' plans for a coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic: We have repeatedly witnessed our members and their firms come together to coordinate and respond to legal needs generated in times of crisis. APBCo members [...]
March 30, 2020 The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) has launched a new collaborative platform to co-ordinate the global private law firm pro bono response to legal needs arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted through a law firm's High Q Collaborate account, the 'APBCoCovid-19 response' platform provides a place [...]
APBCo seeks to engage a professional or appropriately qualified and credentialed academic to conduct a confidential salary survey of our members, prepare a report, and present the findings of the data to the APBCo membership. Responses are due by October 4, 2019, and should be submitted via e-mail to [email protected]. Click [...]
(New York) ‒ Wednesday, August 22, 2018 ‒ Today, the legal education platform TalksOnLaw announced the release of “Disaster Relief ‒ Top 5 FEMA Mistakes to Avoid,” its latest legal explainer focused on helping victims of natural disasters. After a natural disaster, the process for obtaining FEMA disaster assistance is not automatic [...]