The Pro Bono Happy Hour Podcast includes a collection of lively conversations about law firm pro bono news, infrastructure, and best practices featuring insightful and entertaining expert guests from Law Firm Pro Bono Project member firms and Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge® signatories.
Mary Gay Scanlon, Ballard Spahr
October 19, 2017
PBI talks with Ballard Spahr’s Mary Gay Scanlon about the impact of current events on law firm pro bono, pro bono efforts to promote access to nutritious food, the importance of firm leadership, the access to justice culture in Philadelphia, and more. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
Eliza Vorenberg, Roger Williams University School of Law
October 12, 2017
PBI talks with Eliza Vorenberg of Roger Williams University School of Law about cultivating a dedication to pro bono among law students, the Pro Bono Collaborative, the access to justice culture in Rhode Island, and more. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
BJ Jensen, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
October 5, 2017
PBI talks to BJ Jensen from Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison about his Canadian background, serving as the firm’s full-time Pro Bono Associate, airport advocacy, responding to access to justice emergencies, the Name Change Project, and more. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
Katharyn Christian McGee, Duane Morris
September 28, 2017
PBI talks to Kat McGee of Duane Morris about her career and leading the firm’s pro bono program, making our days “count,” inspiring pro bono efforts on behalf of eligible medical patients, small business owners, survivors of domestic violence and sex trafficking, veterans, and more. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
Greg McConnell, Winston & Strawn (Part 2)
September 14, 2017
PBI continues our conversation with Winston & Strawn’s Greg McConnell, discussing why pro bono is “more than winning,” how to create a firm-wide “culture” of pro bono, The Innocence Record, and more. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
Special Edition: DACA
September 8, 2017
Ripped from the headlines, Chris Marquardt from Alston & Bird, David March of the Minnesota Corporate Pro Bono Council, and Liz Markuci from Volunteers of Legal Service (VOLS) about the recent cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and the pro bono community’s response. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.