Doing Pro Bono as In-House Counsel
1 PM EDT
There are several ethical issues that arise out of doing pro bono in-house, such as competence and conflicts. Topics to be discussed on this call include finding and fostering partnerships (with firms' pro bono organizations and with non-profit legal aid organizations), liability insurance for pro bono, avoiding conflicts of interest and other ethical issues, enabling leadership and continuity, and making it a priority for in house lawyers.
Manasi Raveendran, IBM, New York, NY
Kim Takacs, ACE Group, Philadelphia, PA
Kelly Gastley, Philadelphia VIP, Philadelphia, PA
Michelle Reyes, Philadelphia VIP, Philadelpia, PA
Kimya Johnson, Cozen O'Connor, Philadelphia, PA