Language Access in the Client-Lawyer Relationship: Summary of ABA Formal Opinion 500
By Amy Bomse – November 2, 2021
A recent ABA opinion stresses that bridging the communication gap with a client is essential to competent representation.
The EAJA: Inapplicability to Habeas Claims
By Dalton Courson – July 19, 2021
Fourth Circuit holds that the Equal Access to Justice Act does not apply to habeas cases, barring attorney fee recovery.
Now Accepting Nominations for John Minor Wisdom Award
By Access to Justice Committee – February 8, 2021
The Access to Justice Committee is seeking nominations for the Section's prestigious 2021 John Minor Wisdom Public Service and Professionalism Award.