Pro Bono Opporunity – NYS Courts Office for Justice Initiatives’s Bridge-the-Gap CLE

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Bridge the gap between law school and the realities of practicing law through presentations by experienced practitioners and a HANDS-ON 60 hour Pro Bono Practicum that will provide participants with the opportunity to:

• gain client interviewing skills,

• represent clients in court,

• negotiate with opposing counsel, and

• argue before a judge.

Gain invaluable experience in lawyering while helping some of New York’s most disadvantaged civil litigants obtain due process of law. Participants are supervised on site by attorneys with expertise in Consumer Debt, Family, Divorce and Housing law.

Please see the flyer for more information.

To register, email Bridgegap@nycourts.gov or call 646-386-5425.

Posted in: PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER (PILC).