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Today's offering: Top Five Reasons to do Pro Bono work.
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has deprived us of opinions as of late and it's the American Bar Association's Pro Bono Week; what better time to discuss pro bono work?
Though we're nearing the conclusion of Pro Bono Week , it's not too late for all you D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals attorneys to hop on the pro bono bandwagon.
Yes, we know that you're busy. With paying clients. But even if you're too busy to participate in Pro Bono Week festivities, you should still consider making time for pro bono work.
Hear us out. Here are FindLaw's top five reasons to do pro bono work:
Pro Bono Week is a fantastic time to investigate new pro bono opportunities both in and out of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. If you already volunteer pro bono services for people in need, challenge yourself this week to recruit another lawyer to do the same.