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  • JusticeServer Spotlight in Virginia Lawyer

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    The best ways to attack the legal aid crisis are to provide more volunteer pro bono lawyers, improve efficiency to stretch legal aid lawyers’ capability, and develop a centralized organization for the delivery of services around Virginia. JusticeServer provides all of these…
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  • GRBF to Honor Andy Nea at 5th Annual Pro Bono Clearinghouse Reception

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    Celebrate Pro Bono at the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation's 5th Annual Pro Bono Clearinghouse Reception, honoring Andy Nea, the 2013 recipient of the Benjamin Rice Lacy, IV Pro Bono Clearinghouse Volunteer of the Year Award. The event,…
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  • Pro Bono Training Month

    Pro Bono Training Month There will be a series of pro bono trainings during the month of October open to lawyers in the Richmond area who are interested in learning a substantive area of pro bono law and…
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  • Free Civil Rights Restoration Webinar

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 2 hours of Virginia CLE credit pending This free training is designed for Virginia attorneys who will offer pro bono assistance to people with felony convictions applying for civil…
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  • GRBF Receives Generous Grant from VLF

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      The Virginia Law Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation for the JusticeServer project (an on-line pro bono case management system).  GRBF requested these funds to support the ongoing efforts to…
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  • Pro Bono Promise

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    In recognition of the critical need for pro bono legal services in our community and our professional responsibility to deliver these services, the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation (GRBF) is initiating a pro bono “call to action” to all…
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  • T. W. Bruno Receives Volunteer of the Year Award

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    T. W. Bruno of McGuireWoods was presented the 2012 Benjamin Rice Lacy IV Pro Bono Clearinghouse Volunteer of the Year Award at a reception on October 23rd at the Virginia War Memorial.  He was recognized…
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  • JusticeServer Campaign

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    On January 12, 2012, Capital One hosted an event to unveil the fruit of a year-long private-public partnership* and kickoff the necessary fundraising. In addition to over 300 pro bono hours, Capital One's General Counsel…
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  • Pro Bono Technology

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    In Virginia, Legal Aid organizations are the main source of service for low-income clients with civil legal problems such as housing matters, divorce and family concerns, abuse issues, bankruptcy, employment, or consumer concerns. As with many…
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  • VCU Create-A-thon selects GRBF

    GRBF was one of twelve nonprofits to win a coveted spot in the 5th Annual CreateAthon at VCU.  Starting January 30, 2012,  CreateAthon student team leaders will spend the semester interacting with GRBF and other nonprofits to understand…
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