Volunteer Attorney Opportunity with Mentoring

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The Kinship Care Solutions Project is looking for volunteer attorneys. Over 32,000 children in the state of Washington are living with relatives other than their parents. Many factors exist for why children in increasing numbers are in kinship care. These factors include abuse and neglect by the parent, incarceration, substance abuse, mental or . . . → Read More: Volunteer Attorney Opportunity with Mentoring

Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program Training

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The Veteran’s Consortium will be holding an all-day training in Seattle on Friday, May 17 for lawyers interested in representing veterans in their claims for veterans benefits. This training is free in exchange for handling one appeal pro bono.

The training will be in Davis Wright Tremaine’s Seattle office in the large 22nd floor conference . . . → Read More: Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program Training

Cheers to the NLC Volunteers

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The King County Bar Association is grateful to have an incredible network of volunteers supporting the Neighborhood Legal Clinics. Our volunteers offer their time and expertise to support those facing a legal issue who might not otherwise have access to the legal system.

In recognition of their dedication, KCBA invites all of our NLC . . . → Read More: Cheers to the NLC Volunteers

“Focus on Family Law” Training: Overview of the Domestic Violence Prevention Act

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This training is open to current KCBA Pro Bono Services Volunteers only.

Here’s a free no-hassle opportunity to learn useful practice tips from experienced practitioners on focused family law topics. These trainings are designed with the new/newer attorney in mind and go beyond the initial trainings covered by the family law pro bono programs.

Date: . . . → Read More: “Focus on Family Law” Training: Overview of the Domestic Violence Prevention Act

Annual KCBA Young Lawyers Division Fun Run & Walk

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This Saturday bring your dogs, kids, strollers, and friends to the annual Young Lawyers Division 5k Fun Run & Walk! 

Event proceeds support the King County Bar Association and the KCBA Pro Bono Services, including the 39 Neighborhood Legal Clinics located throughout King County.

When: Saturday, March 9, 2013. Registration begins 8:30 a.m. Race begins . . . → Read More: Annual KCBA Young Lawyers Division Fun Run & Walk

“Focus on Family Law” Training: Dependency 101

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This training is open to current KCBA Pro Bono Services Volunteers only.

Here’s a free no-hassle opportunity to learn useful practice tips from experienced practitioners on focused family law topics. These trainings are designed with the new/newer attorney in mind and go beyond the initial trainings covered by the family law pro bono programs.

Date: . . . → Read More: “Focus on Family Law” Training: Dependency 101

Mentors Shine at 2013 YLD Winter Blitz

Photo is James Williams (left) and Craig Sims (right). Below (left) is Craig receiving award, (right) James with his nominators.

Photo is James Williams (left) and Craig Sims (right). Below (left) is Craig receiving award, (right) James with his nominators.

By: Cate Humpage, KCBA Member Services Assistant

On Thursday, February 7, 2013, the Young Lawyers Division of the KCBA celebrated during the 8th annual Winter Blitz at the Hard Rock Café. The Winter . . . → Read More: Mentors Shine at 2013 YLD Winter Blitz

Seattle Pro Bono Fair 2012

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Thursday, October 25, 2012 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Davis Wright Tremaine 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200, Seattle, WA 98101

Please join us for a chance to network with local legal service providers and learn about pro bono opportunities to serve your community. At the fair, you’ll have the chance to hear from Justice Steve Gonzalez, . . . → Read More: Seattle Pro Bono Fair 2012

Friday is the Last Day to Register: KCBA Volunteer CLE Training – More Than Just A Legal Issue

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Friday – September 14th – Last Day to Register!!!

Register – for the More Than Just a Legal Issue CLE

Ethical and Practical Considerations of Working with Diverse Clients

 

September 17, 2012, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

5.5 General and 1 Ethics Credits APPROVED

 

Hosted by Perkins Coie

1201 3rd Avenue, Ste . . . → Read More: Friday is the Last Day to Register: KCBA Volunteer CLE Training – More Than Just A Legal Issue

Join Us in Congratulating the 2012 Volunteer of Year Award Winners…

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