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November 2, 2018

The National Pro Bono Awards recognize innovation and leadership in pro bono programming and pro bono service at the institutional and individual levels. The winners of the 2018 National Pro Bono Awards were announced on October 4, 2018 during the 7th National Pro Bono Conference, hosted by Access Pro Bono in Vancouver, BC.

October 29, 2018

At the Law Society of BC’s Annual General Meeting on October 30, the Access Pro Bono Society of BC will propose an amendment by substitution to Member Resolution 2 that –if otherwise successful– would mandate pro bono and/or legal aid service by all BC lawyers. Member Resolution 2 can be read here.

August 21, 2018

Wildfires have displaced many people in large and small BC communities. They’ve also given rise to many legal issues and questions.  

As we did for last year’s wildfires, Access Pro Bono has: