WASHINGTON ? The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) Board of Directors will present its Pro Bono Service Award to a Tampa judge, five Florida attorneys, and the Miami office of Holland & Knight in recognition of their extraordinary commitment to equal justice on January 23rd. The awards ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. at the University of Miami School of Law?s Alma Jennings Foundation Student Lounge in Coral Gables.
WASHINGTON ? Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Jorge Labarga, leading judges, attorneys, and technology experts will gather at the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables on January 23 for panel discussions on civil legal aid and technology.
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is hosting the forum in conjunction with its Board of Directors? quarterly meeting.
WASHINGTON ? The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) today announced that Iowa Legal Aid and Legal Aid of Nebraska will receive grants from its new Midwest Legal Disaster Coordination Fund to support projects that develop coordinated plans between disaster preparedness organizations and legal service providers in the Midwest.
WASHINGTON ? The 15th Annual Technology Initiative Grants (TIG) Conference, sponsored by the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), will be held January 14-16 at the Marriott Plaza San Antonio Hotel, 555 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, Texas.
The TIG Conference is the nation's largest gathering of experts and persons interested in the use of technology to address the civil legal needs of low-income Americans.
WASHINGTON - California lawyer Sharon L. Browne has resigned from the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Corporation, effective Dec. 31, 2014.
The former principal attorney in the Pacific Legal Foundation?s Individual Rights practice group cited health concerns as the reason for her departure.
"It has been an honor to serve as a member of the Board of Directors and I hope that my participation on the Board has made the Legal Services Corporation stronger," she wrote in her resignation letter to President Obama.
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