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Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Joi of Growth: LawHelp Interactive’s Past, Present, and Plans for the New Year

Posted in Conferences, Courts, Legal Services, Technology

Last summer, I attended a 1st birthday party for a close friend’s daughter named Joi. I remembered visiting my friend and baby Joi in the hospital a few days after Joi was born. I feel fortunate to have the opportunity to watch Joi grow and am reminded of the importance of taking a moment to… Continue Reading

Why Pro Bono? You Mean, Why Not?

Posted in Legal Services, Pro Bono

On January 15, 2013, I had the opportunity to moderate a panel on Pro Bono Opportunities as part of Practicing Law Institute’s Bridge the Gap program for newly admitted attorneys. The panel featured Laren Spirer (Pro Bono Manager, Debevoise & Plimpton), Melissa Godwin (Senior Associate, Shearman and Sterling), and Klara Ng (Staff Attorney, inMotion), who… Continue Reading

Connecting with our Network: TIG LawHelp Resources Online

Posted in Conferences, Courts, Legal Services, Pro Bono, Technology

As we blogged about last month, Pro Bono Net was well-represented at LSC’s 2013 TIG Conference in Jacksonville, FL with Claudia Johnson, Mirenda Watkins, Xander Karsten, Jillian Theil, Tony Lu, Jim Wiegand and I attending and presenting several workshops. In addition, Pro Bono Net Executive Director, Mark O’Brien attended LSC’s Summit on the Use of… Continue Reading