Lawyers For Reporters

April, 2023

Vance Center Welcomes New Lawyers for Reporters Managing Attorney

(Photo credit: Diane Bondareff) Kay Murray joined the Vance Center in April 2023 as Managing Attorney of Lawyers for Reporters, scaling up the program’s work providing pro bono legal represent... Read More

March, 2023

Vance Center Executive Director Alex Papachristou joins Prison Journalism Project Board

“We are honored to welcome Steve, Aly and Alex to our Board in this exciting time of growth and development for PJP. Their individual accomplishments will serve as an incredible resource, and w... Read More

January, 2023

Vance Center Gains Support to Expand Lawyers for Reporters

First Look Institute provided a grant of $957,000 to the Vance Center to support Lawyers for Reporters, an initiative providing pro bono legal representation to local journalism organizations in ... Read More

December, 2022

Vance Center Expands Support of US Journalism

Two years after its launch, Lawyers for Reporters marked particular client successes, as well as its overall achievements in support of local and mission-focused US journalism.  LFR’s roster t... Read More

October, 2022

Vance Center Celebrates 20 Years With Focus on Program

The Vance Center convened a full-day programmatic event with more than 60 participants, representing US, Latin American, European, and African law firms, NGO clients and other stakeholders. Read More

July, 2022

Vance Center Expands Lawyers for Reporters Program

Lawyers for Reporters, the Vance Center’s two-year-old collaboration with the Press Freedom Defense Fund, achieved notable milestones in its delivery of pro bono legal representation to local a... Read More