November, 2020

Vance Center Launches Africa Pro Bono Series

In partnership with South Africa’s and Nigeria’s Public Interest Law Partnership (PILP), and the Pro Bono Clearing House, the Vance Center began the first Africa Pro Bono Series, ... Read More

October, 2020

Keep Families Together Expands and Plans to Recognize International Partners

Keep Families Together has assisted more than 125 families from 13 countries around the world to receive pro bono legal assistance from lawyers in their home countries in support of their U.S. im... Read More

September, 2020

Vance Center Enjoys Renewed Participation and Support

The first Vance Center Committee meeting of the 2020-21 cycle brought together 31 of the total 46 members.  Chairs of new sub-committees on fundraising (Janet Whitaker of Clifford Chance), commu... Read More

July, 2020

Vance Center’s Afro-Descendent and Indigenous Diversity Initiative Makes First Selections

The TotalLAW Prep Mentorship Program of the Vance Center and TalentoTotal selected the first class of “candidates” who will receive mentoring and other support to pursue LLM degrees and one-y... Read More

July, 2020

Lawyers for Reporters Announces Website and Team

Lawyers for Reporters, the Vance Center’s collaboration with the Press Freedom Defense Fund to support local journalism in the United States, has officially launched its website: lawyers4report... Read More

June, 2020

Lawyers For Reporters Gains New Staff Member

The Vance Center’s special initiative, Lawyers for Reporters, a collaboration with the Press Freedom Defense Fund to provide pro bono legal support to local journalism in the United States, has... Read More