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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Jan 8, 2019

Join us in celebrating Tennessee lawyers who have given their time to help others, our "Pro Bono Heroes." The January Tennessee Bar Journal focuses on Access to Justice with profiles of those honored by the TBA with Public Service Awards — Angie Bergman, Adrienne Kittos and Amber Vargas — and has updates on the Tennessee Supreme Court initiatives. Wow — more than half of Tennessee attorneys reported providing pro bono legal services during 2016, according to the Tennessee Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission — nearly 9,000 practicing Tennessee attorneys provided more than 650,000 hours of pro bono service, with an estimated value of more than $130 million. Read about this and more in the TBJ.