TITLE

Volunteer lawyers only hope for poor-Clark

PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
American Bar Association Journal;Mar1979, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4793801

 

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