News

August 13, 2018

On October 3 2018 from 7-10pm, join community-minded lawyers, judges and other distinguished guests from across Canada for an evening showcasing some of British Columbia’s best wineries. A great selection of bottles have been generously donated by members of the legal and business communities to be bid on during a silent auction.

Excellent wine, good company, food, refreshments and music will make for a lively and enjoyable evening - all to support a very important cause in the BC legal community - Access Pro Bono.

July 16, 2018

Pro Bono Canada, Access Pro Bono BC, Pro Bono Law Alberta, Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan, Pro Bono Ontario and Pro Bono Québec seek nominations for awards honouring individuals, groups or organizations from anywhere in Canada for their outstanding pro bono contributions in the following three categories:

  • A law firm committed to pro bono
  • An individual actively involved in pro bono
  • A pro bono program serving the community

 

April 24, 2018

On April 19, 2018 in downtown Vancouver, over 100 Access Pro Bono volunteers and supporters attended its annual Pro Bono Appreciation Breakfast. There, directors and staff awarded Vancouver lawyer Shannon Williams the 2018 Dugald Christie Award for Advice Services.