February 05, 2017

Video highlights: Serving those called to serve: Access to justice for nation’s veterans

Members of the ABA Veterans Legal Services Commission discuss how bar leaders, law schools, and public interest, private and government attorneys can serve the legal needs of veterans, including the establishment of pro bono initiatives that help veterans in their own communities.

“Called to Serve: Addressing the Legal Needs of Veterans” took place Feb. 4 at the ABA Midyear Meeting in Miami.  

Panelists include:

Antonia K. Fasanelli
Homeless Persons Representation Project, Inc.

Nanette M. DeRenzi
Co-Chair, ABA Veterans Legal Services Initiative

Patricia E. Roberts
Director, Lewis B. Puller Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic
William & Mary Law School

Sara Sommarstrom
Vetlaw Director
Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans