This series of online sessions May 12-13, 2021, will provide an overview of effective practices for managing a law school pro bono program for both new and experienced pro bono directors. This complimentary series will be led by experienced law school pro bono directors and include highly interactive discussion groups.
Sessions begin at 2pm ET/1:00CT/12:00MT/11:00PT and end at 4:30pm ET/3:30CT/2:30MT/1:30PT
May 12, 2021
Session 1: Nuts and Bolts of Directing a Law School Pro Bono Program
Presenters: Anna Davis, Director of Public Interest Programs, University of California-Irvine School of Law ; Glory McLaughlin, Assistant Dean for Public Interest Law, University of Alabama School of Law
Session 2: Effectively Preparing Students for Pro Bono
Facilitators: Tonya Rhodes Jupiter, Assistant Director of Pro Bono and Advocacy Programs, Tulane Law School; Angela Schultz, Assistant Dean for Public Service, Marquette University Law School
Register for Day 1 here.
May 13, 2021
Session 1: Mobilizing in Times of Crisis
Presenters: Brittanny Perrigue Gomez, Disaster Benefits Team Manager, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid; Sarah Dingivan, Executive Director, San Antonio Legal Services Association (SALSA); Thomas Maligno, Executive Director of the William Randolph Hearst Public Advocacy Center and Director of Pro Bono and Public Service, Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Session 2: Lessons Learned from the Coronavirus Pandemic
Facilitators: Nadine Mompremier, Assistant Director of Pro Bono and Summer Programs, Columbia Law School; Jennifer Geller, Public Law and Policy Program Managing Director, University of Oregon School of Law
Register for Day 2 here.