Archive for 2021

December, 2021

Vance Center Pursues Future of Pro Bono Practice

The Vance Center’s Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo recently gave opening remarks for Pro Bono Italia's annual “Italy Pro Bono Day” during European Pro Bono Week. Read More

November, 2021

Vance Center Staff Expands

The Vance Center team has expanded to thirteen with the addition of two staff members. Read More

November, 2021

Vance Center Joins Conversation on South Africa

The Vance Center co-sponsored a virtual event with Orrick, Netflix, the National Bar Association, and Mapongwana Attorneys entitled "Together We Strive: Discover Better Practices from South Afric... Read More

November, 2021

Vance Center Focuses on SLAPPs

Vance Center Executive Director Alex Papachristou spoke on a panel “London Calling: Why is England the ‘ideal’ SLAPP jurisdiction?” at the Anti-SLAPP Conference “Countering Legal Threat... Read More

November, 2021

Guatemalan Judges Visit the Vance Center

Members of the Guatemalan Association of Judges for Integrity (AGJI) visited the New York City Bar Association building to meet with members of the Vance Center Committee, the Association’s Int... Read More

November, 2021

Environment Program Supports Expert Amicus in Historic Indigenous Rights Case

The Vance Center Environment Program facilitated the presentation of an expert amicus brief in support of the constitutional rights of two Indigenous communities before the Constitutional Court o... Read More