Court Conference Focuses on Building Pro Bono Efforts

The Tennessee Supreme Court's Access to Justice Commission today hosted the Second Annual Pro Bono Clinic Conference at the Downtown Nashville Public Library. The conference drew dozens of individuals representing current legal clinic providers and others interested in starting a legal clinic in their areas. The event included panel presentations and round-table discussions addressing topics such as recruiting attorney volunteers, publicizing clinics, reports from local clinics and other lessons learned. Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder and ATJ Commissioner Tony Seaton were among the presenters.