The Vance Center provides pro bono legal representation to dozens of social justice organizations and engages hundreds of law firms in this worldwide work, while promoting diversity in the legal profession.

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Areas Of Practice

We provide pro bono legal representation worldwide to dozens of NGOs and international governmental bodies in three areas: human rights and access to justice; environment; and good governance.

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Our Programs

The Vance Center engages lawyers in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa, as well as the United States, to enhance diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, as well as pursue social justice through pro bono practice.

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March 28, 2024

Vance Center Welcomes New Staff

Shaydah Ghom has joined the Vance Center as Engagement and Development Associate.

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March 20, 2024

Women in the Profession Program Launches First U.S. Chapter in Miami

More than 70 attendees joined a breakfast event on March 15 in Miami Beach to formally launch WIP Miami.

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March 15, 2024

With 3 Events and 2 Reports, Vance Center Continues Supporting Central American Judicial Associations

This month the Vance Center partnered with judicial associations and legal experts to hold discussions and present two publications related to judicial independence in Central America. 

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