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Tennessee Supreme Court Reports on Access to Justice Initiatives

More than Half Tennessee Attorneys Report Providing Pro Bono  

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. The 2017 Pro Bono Report1 showed that 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, based on data reported by individual attorneys, bar associations, law firms, law schools, legal service providers mediators and other organizations.

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