TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 8, 2018
Best-selling author John Grisham recently delivered the opening remarks at a Legal Services Corporation forum in Washington, D.C., speaking about the importance of legal aid to rural areas like his hometown of Southhaven, Mississippi. Medium.com reports that Grisham, who serves on the LSC Leaders Council, said “In the land of a million lawyers, there’s so many people who face eviction, disaster, loss of benefits, and more ... because they don’t have lawyers. And if we can’t protect them, we, as a society, are all diminished.”