Annual Pro Bono Celebration

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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

2016 VSB Pro Bono Conference and Celebration

                       

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:  Virginia.freelegalanswers.org

(*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 embassysuiteshampton.com  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 doss@vsb.org for more information.

Updated: Aug 10, 2016