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2015/2016 Opening Conference

HEAD is pleased to welcome you its year-opening outstanding conference on

Large Firms and Pro Bono Programs
Why should lawyers  give free legal advice and work pro bono?
Tuesday October 13th 

"We are the only people who can practice law", replies Mark R. Kadish, Partner at Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago. "Society has given us an exclusive license to do that. It is simply part of the obligations of an American lawyer to give back".

Questions for discussion:

  • How to define Pro Bono Legal Work
  • The Role of Legal Services Organizations in Law Firm
  • Pro Bono and Access to Justice

 

HEAD is honored to welcome Mark R. Kadish, Esq.  and partner at Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago as Guest Speaker on October 13, 2015.

Marc R. Kadish has served as Mayer Brown’s Director of Pro Bono Activities and Litigation Training since 1999. Marc oversees the firm’s global pro bono program, cultivating pro bono relationships with firm clients and opportunities that benefit society while providing the firm’s lawyers with training, professional development and fulfillment. Marc also manages the firm’s contributions to legal organizations serving the public interest.
For more than 20 years before joining Mayer Brown, Marc was a clinical law professor, teaching subjects such as as evidence, criminal law and lawyering skills. During his career, he has conducted more than 60 jury trials and numerous bench trials before Chicago-area state and federal courts.

October, 13th, 7:30 - 9:00 pm Conference - in English
120 rue La Fayette 75010 Paris 

This special event is free and open to the public.

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