Pro Bono Promotion

January, 2019

Vance Center Continues Pro Bono Survey with Latin Lawyer

With 130 law firms participating across Latin America, the 2017 annual Vance Center/Latin Lawyer pro bono survey is out, delayed for a few months by a revamping of its questions. The results indi... Read More

December, 2018

Vance Center Expands Help to Separated Families

Since launching in July 2018, the Vance Center’s Keep Families Together initiative has connected the U.S. immigration lawyers of dozens of Latin American children separated from their families ... Read More

November, 2018

Vance Center Promotes Pro Bono Practice South and North

(Meeting in Argentina with Comision de Trabajo Pro Bono | Photo Credit Jorge Escobedo) Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo traveled to Brazil, Uruguay, and Argentina to meet with key... Read More

Launch of the Spanish Clearinghouse in Madrid Photo Credit:
July, 2018

Fundación Pro Bono España Launches in Spain

The Spanish pro bono clearinghouse Fundacion Pro Bono Espana was established in Madrid this month, with the participation of 28 international and Spanish law firms, including Vance Center Committ... Read More

From Left: Ciro Colombara,Gerardo Bello,Paula Samper, Constanza Alvial, Jorge Escobedo and Marcia Maack Photo Credit: Julissa Saragoza Arroyo
July, 2018

Vance Center Participates in Pro Bono Conference in Costa Rica Focused on Refugees

Vance Center Committee members Marcia Tavares Maack (Mayer Brown LLP) and David Flechner (Allen & Overy LLP), along with Director of Pro Bono Partnerships Jorge Escobedo, represented the Vanc... Read More

Photo Credit: Reuters
July, 2018

Vance Center Launches “Keep Families Together” Initiative

In response to the family separation crisis arising from the U.S. Department of Justice “zero tolerance” policy, the Vance Center has launched “Keep Families Together”, an initiative  to... Read More

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