Volunteer lawyers only hope for poor-Clark

March 1979
American Bar Association Journal;Mar1979, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p332
Academic Journal
Shares the observation by Ramsey Clark, a former attorney general, during the 1978 American Bar Association midyear meeting, that voluntary action by lawyers is needed to meet the legal needs of the poor in the United States. Description of how Clark's firm meets its pro bono responsibilities; Recommendation for lawyers to donate a percent of working time in serving the poor or middle-income persons.


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