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

May, 2020

Vance Center Pursues Diversity Initiative for the Latin American Legal Profession

The Vance Center and its partner TalentoTotal launched the TotalLAW Prep Program, a collaborative effort engaging law firms, bar associations, law schools, and pro bono clearinghouses to increase... Read More

April, 2020

Vance Center Advances Local Journalism Initiative

Lawyers for Reporters has launched: the collaboration between the Vance Center and the Press Freedom Defense Fund has begun providing pro bono legal assistance to local journalism in the United S... Read More