April, 2024

Access to Justice Practitioners Gather for Immersive Training in Chile

AJP practitioners and Fundación Pro Bono Chile staff during the weeklong training in Santiago, Chile, April 17, 2024. Photo: Vance Center In mid-April, AJP practitioners Maria Pía Uribe, from L... Read More

February, 2024

Vance Center Welcomes New Lawyers for Reporters Staff Attorney

Photo: Audrey Tanenbaum Audrey Tanenbaum joined the Vance Center in February 2024 as the third full-time attorney working for the Lawyers for Reporters program. She advises clients on a range of... Read More

January, 2024

Reporters Shield Admits Inaugural Members

In December and January, Reporters Shield admitted the first group of independent investigative news outlets as official members. As members of Reporters Shield, these news organizations will rec... Read More

November, 2023

Vance Center Secures New Funding for Regional and Global Work

The National Endowment for Democracy has renewed its support for the Vance Center’s ongoing work on judicial independence in Central America and the Caribbean for two more years. NED’s commit... Read More

September, 2023

Access to Justice Practicum Returns with Second Cohort from Brazil, Chile and Peru

The three “practitioners” will work for one year at the Alianza Pro Bono Perú, Fundación Pro Bono Chile, and Women in Law Mentoring Brazil, respectively. Lawyers from the local pro bono cl... Read More

June, 2023

Lawyers for Reporters Expands Staff and Advisory Capacity

Zach Press. (Photo: Courtesy Zach Press) Zachary M. Press joined the Vance Center as a Staff Attorney for Lawyers for Reporters, joining Managing Attorney Kay Murray as the program’s second ful... Read More