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Remarks by LSC Board Chair John G. Levi | House of Delegates

8.15.2017
Good morning. Thank you, Madam Chair, for giving me the honor of speaking to the ABA’s House of Delegates. I want to thank ABA President Linda Klein for being such an extraordinary partner with the Legal Services Corporation. As LSC faced a threat of defunding, Linda Klein has been such a steadfast... Continue reading >

Remarks by LSC Board Chair John G. Levi | Legal Services Corporation: The Justice Gap in America

8.11.2017
Good afternoon. I am John Levi, and it is my distinct privilege to serve as the 10th Chairman of the Board of the Legal Services Corporation, and I have no intention of being the last. Thank you for joining us this afternoon for this important discussion of the civil legal needs of low-income... Continue reading >

LSC Highlights

7.19.2017
Quartely LSC Board of Directors Meeting in Cleveland, Ohio, July 21-23 Honors Ohio Attorneys for Pro Bono Service Reddit Campaign Continue reading >

Quigley Offers Amendment to Provide Essential Legal Services to Millions of Low-income Americans

7.14.2017
U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-05), who serves as a member of the House Appropriations Committee, offered an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2018 Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) Subcommittee appropriations bill to increase funding for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) to the FY17 enacted... Continue reading >

Educating Legislators About Legal Aid

5.11.2017
How do you explain legal aid as constituent services to legislators and their staff? What kind of stories and materials help demonstrate legal aid’s enormous impact? In a recent issue of MIE Journal , LSC Vice President for Government Relations and Public Affairs Carol A. Bergman joined Legal Aid... Continue reading >

Bolstering Local Press Coverage of Civil Legal Services

5.11.2017
LSC Director of Communications and Media Relations Carl Rauscher recently joined Legal Services of Eastern Missouri's Dan Glazier and The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland's Melanie Shakarian at the 2017 Equal Justice Conference to discuss bolstering local press coverage by building relationships with... Continue reading >

Remarks by LSC Board Chair John G. Levi | Forum on Increasing Access to Justice

5.3.2017
Good afternoon, and thank you for joining us today for our 6th annual LSC Forum on increasing access to justice. I am John Levi, and it is my honor to serve as the 10th Chairman of the Board of the Legal Services Corporation. I particularly want to thank our host Dean William Treanor and the... Continue reading >

Remarks by LSC Board Chair John G. Levi | Supreme Court Reception

5.3.2017
Good evening. As most of you know, I am John Levi, the 10th Chair of the Legal Services Corporation, and it is my pleasure to welcome you to this reception. That was quite a Forum we had at Georgetown today, wasn’t it? I see that many of the Forum’s outstanding speakers and panelists are still with... Continue reading >

Remarks by LSC Board Chair John G. Levi | Senate Briefing

5.3.2017
Good afternoon and welcome. I am John Levi, the 10th Chair of the Board of the Legal Services Corporation. Thank you for attending this significant briefing on the importance of civil legal aid to American business. I want to thank Alaska Senator Dan Sullivan for helping to make this event possible... Continue reading >

LSC Leaders Council Member Shari Redstone Explains Legal Aid's Importance

4.26.2017
LSC Leaders Council member and Viacom Vice Chair Shari Redstone was honored on April 21 at Variety 's Power of Women event. Each year, Variety highlights five prominent women who are using their influence to bring attention to worthy causes. Redstone was an honoree this year for her work on behalf... Continue reading >

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