A Pro Bono Task Force convened by the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) Board of Directors released its flagship report today during an event at the U.S.Capitol Visitors’ Center. Speaking at the event were: The Honorable Frank Wolf (R-Virginia), Chairman, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science & Related Agencies; LSC Board Chairman John G. Levi, Sidley Austin LLP; Dean Martha Minow, LSC Board and Harvard Law School; The Honorable David S. Tatel, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; Lee I. Miller, DLA Piper; Lisa C. Wood, Foley Hoag LLP and Chair of the ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants; Harry J.F. Korrell III, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and LSC Board member; and LSC President James J. Sandman.
A second event, featuring a discussion of the findings and recommendations by a panel of task force members, will take place on Wednesday, October 3, at Harvard Law School.
See a list of task force members.