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October 26, 2011

Top US Attorney Urges Lawyers to Volunteer Legal Services

Through observances like Pro Bono Week, lawyers are building a better, brighter future, said U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder at the National Pro Bono Summit on October 24 in Washington, D.C. The summit was organized by the by the _’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service as an event to open Celebrate Pro Bono Week, held this year October 23-29. Holder said that his office’s Access to Justice Initiative has worked on fifty pro bono cases in the last two years.

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  • *Pingback*
    4:50 PM October 28, 2011
    This Post Referenced in: U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s Remarks at the National Pro Bono Summit | ABA Center for Pro Bono Exchange

    ... and are pleased to be able to share his remarks with you. You can watch the video of his remarks here or read the ...

  • Charles Scudder
    11:58 PM October 29, 2011

    Steven Scudder (my son) has been doing great work in advancing and promoting pro bono legal services to the poor across the country. Congratulations, Steven, for your good work over the many years of your work! Many Americans are being served with legal services because of your sustained efforts and the support of the _.