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December 7, 2018

Access Pro Bono (APB) is seeking a lawyer qualified to practice in BC with proven experience in the social justice sector and/or experience appearing before administrative tribunals for the full-time position of Tribunal Program Manager.

The position is a full-time (40 hours/week) permanent position that offers a competitive salary, benefits and five weeks of annual vacation. It is scheduled to start on or around February 4, 2019.

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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.