Annual Pro Bono Celebration

Registration Form

The registration form may be found here.

2016 VSB Pro Bono Conference and Celebration

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Hotel Convention Center & Spa
1700 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, VA 23666


Morning – Registration and Meeting of the VSB Special Committee on Access to Legal Services

AfternoonFree Continuing Legal Education Sessions (3.5 hours MCLE credits pending)* and Reception:

  • Session 1. Representing Domestic Violence Survivors: Protective Orders and Pro Bono
  • Session 2.  Handling Uncontested Divorces:  Nuts and Bolts for Pro Bono Lawyers
  • Session 3.  Introduction and Demo:

(*Note – The Pro Bono Conference will be held in conjunction with Day 1 of the Virginia Legal Aid Conference.Attendees of the Legal Aid Conference are welcome to attend sessions of the Pro Bono Conference at no additional cost)

  • Joint Legal Aid Conference/Pro Bono Conference Reception

EveningLewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award Dinner and Ceremony ($20.00 fee) with Keynote Speech by Jeffery Robinson, Deputy Legal Director and Director of the Center for Justice, American Civil Liberties Union.

Lodging – The Virginia State Bar Access to Legal Services Committee has reserved a block of rooms at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Hotel Convention Center & Spa, 1700 Coliseum Drive, Hampton, VA 23666 at a special Pro Bono Conference rate of $89.00 plus applicable taxes and fees for a Single occupancy room.  This block closes on September 25, 2015.  Please visit  or call (757) 827-8200 to make reservations.  Call in name: Legal Aid Conference; 3 Letter Group Code: VPL

Please contact Karl A. Doss at (804) 775-0522 or for more information.

Updated: Aug 31, 2016