Pro Bono Organizations

Success In The Art of Managing First Impressions – Presented by Michelle M. Thorpe and the Arizona Legal Center

https://forms.law.asu.edu/view.php?id=600973 SUCCESS IN THE ART OF MANAGING FIRST IMPRESSIONS The presentation will cover the neurobiology of first impressions, how to dress for a successful first impression, and the power of body language.   Monday, April 29, 2019 12:00 pm – 1:30 p.m. Beus Center for Law and Society | 111…

Last Call for Order of the Barrister Applications

Dear Members of the JD Graduating Class of 2019: All graduating third year students who qualify are invited to submit applications for membership in The Order of Barristers, a national honorary organization whose purpose is the encouragement of oral advocacy and brief writing skills through effective law school advocacy programs.…

Call for applications for the Helen Levine Cohen Graduation Award

The Helen Levine Cohen Award was is established by Professor Jason K. Cohen to honor a graduating student who has demonstrated the highest caliber of advocacy on behalf of, or service to, the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.  To apply please submit a paragraph on how you (or the person…

The Friend of Court Program – Informational Session

Next Wednesday, Feb 6th at NOON in Room 240 – an informational session on the Friend of the Court Program. This is a great pro bono opportunity. Federal Bankruptcy Judge Daniel P. Collins and regular attorney and student Friends of the Court will be there to discuss the program. Lunch…

Pro Bono Opportunity! Looking for Volunteers to Assist with Veteran’s Court!

Daniela De La Torre, a contract attorney with the City of Phoenix, is looking for volunteers to assist with Veteran’s Court.  Students will have an opportunity to meet directly with clients and assist in a variety of ways in a legal setting.  Court is held once a week — an…

PRO BONO OPPORTUNITY- Conviction Set-Aside Clinic with Community Legal Services

SET ASIDE CLINIC PRO BONO OPPORTUNITY NEXT SATURDAY! WHEN: Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 9:00AM-1:00PM. WHERE: Cholla Library, 10050 N Metro Pkwy E,  Phoenix, AZ 85051 HOW: E-mail lshr.asu@gmail.com to state your interest in attending What is Set-Aside? Arizona does not expunge (so, previously convicted felons cannot “clear their records”). Instead, one…

Call for VLP Law Student Reps

The Volunteer Lawyers Program (VLP), which is co-sponsored by Community Legal Services (civil legal aid for 5 counties) and the Maricopa County Bar Association, is seeking up to two law student representatives to participate in the VLP Advisory Committee. This committee of attorneys and firm representatives provides advice to VLP…

IPSA & VLAA Soft IP Event TODAY! Room 550 at 12:15 pm (Lunch from Potbelly’s!)

Please join us today during lunch in room 550 as we host two attorneys with experience in the music and publishing industries to talk about their career paths and experiences.  If you’re interested in IP and would like to know more about copyright, trademark, or entertainment law, then make sure…

BERCH! BRADSHAW! BECKER! WURMAN! THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST! ROOM 550!

Please join SALDF and your favorite ASU Law professors for a lunchtime panel discussion about how animal law intersects with their areas of expertise. Professor Jessica Berch will moderate the discussion. Panelists are Professors Karen Bradshaw, environmental law; John Becker, trusts & estates; and Ilan Wurman, constitutional law. Delicious vegan…

Join the AZ Democratic Party Chairwoman for lunch and become a credentialed Legal Observer!

Join Arizona Democratic Party Chairwoman Felecia Rotellini on Tuesday 10/23 in Room 240 to learn about how you can make a difference on Election Day, November 6th by being a legal observer at polling locations. Only observers who are credentialed with political parties can be inside a polling place, and this…

The U-Turn” Film Screening and discussion with Director Luis Argueta- “La Vuelta en U” Presentación de Filme y discusión con Director Luis Argueta  

  Feel free to distribute with your announcement: RSVP link:  https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=372433&   You can also share this link to the event: https://asuevents.asu.edu/content/uturn-film-screening-and-discussion-luis-argueta OCTOBER 11 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Memorial Union Pima Auditorium, Room 230  ASU Tempe Campus   “The U-Turn” Film Screening and discussion with Director Luis Argueta Co-Sponsored with the…