xvi, 327 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Pro bono, the public good, and the legal professional : an introduction / Robert Granfield and Lynn Mather Shaped by educational, professional, and social crises : the history of law student pro bono service / Cynthia Adcock Good lawyering and lawyering for the good : lawyers' reflections on mandatory pro bono in law school / Robert Granfield and Philip Veliz Priming for pro bono : the impact of law school on pro bono participation in practice / Deborah A. Schmedemann Lawyers' pro bono service and market-reliant legal aid / Rebecca L. Sandefur Pro bono as an elite strategy in early lawyer careers / Ronit Dinovitzer and Bryant G. Garth The institutionalization of pro bono in large law firms : trends and variation across the AmLaw 200 / Steven A. Boutcher Pro bono and low bono in the solo and small law firm context / Leslie C. Levin Between profit and principle : the private public interest firm / Scott L. Cummings and Ann Southworth Issues entrepreneurs : charisma, charisma-producing events, and the shaping of pro bono practice in large law firms / Cynthia Fuchs Epstein The role of volunteer lawyers in challenging the conditions of a local housing crisis in Buffalo, NY / James Clarke Gocker Rethinking the public in lawyers' public service : strategic philanthropy and the bottom line / Deborah L. Rhode Bar politics and pro bono definitions : the New York experience / Cynthia Feathers Conflating the good with the public good : an essay / John Henry Schlegel State, market, philanthropy, and self-help as legal services delivery mechanisms / Richard L. Abel.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Private lawyers & the public interest.
KF299.P8 P745 2009
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