If you are organising an event whether online or in person, please let Mary Dobson know mary@probonoweek.org.uk

 

Check out the full list of all the events that took place in 2020 and in 2019.

OFFICIAL LAUNCH Pro Bono Week 2021: panel debate: past, present and future

Gray's Inn London, Greater London

The official launch of the 20th Pro Bono Week, recognising and supporting the voluntary contribution made by lawyers across the UK in giving free legal help to those in need. In this year of unprecedented challenges, for both the voluntary and legal sectors, pro bono legal help has never been more important. The launch event […]

Panel – In House Pro Bono Group

Online event

A panel event on the topic of in-house counsel and law firms working together to deliver pro bono effectively. Speakers include: Mia Motiee (Bloomberg) David Boyd (Clifford Chance) Felicity Kirk (Ropes & Gray) Sarah Oliver Scemla (Bank of America) Refugee Action (speaker TBC). Full details TBC

Rule of Law & Access to Justice: where do we go from here? – Pro Bono Week Committee & LexisNexis

Gray's Inn London, Greater London

Following on from successful Rule of Law events in Pro Bono Week 2020 and Volunteers Week 2021, our stellar panel returns! Register to attend via the Eventbrite link: https://ruleoflaw2021.eventbrite.co.uk Panellists are: Iain Anderson (Executive Chairman, Cicero Group) I. Stephanie Boyce (President of the Law Society of England & Wales), Baroness Hale of Richmond (former President of the […]

Junior Lawyers’ Day – ALL DAY

Wednesday 3rd November is Junior Lawyers' Day! Celebrating the contribution that junior lawyers make all over the country, look out for events and content on this day focusing specifically on their work.

APPG on Pro Bono and Public Legal Education

Portcullis House 1 Parliament StLondon,

This APPG meeting will provide a 'Drop in' for MPs to find out more about clinics, and pro bono in their constituency and region. It will be kicked off by a short 15 minute panel that will: Share the “Guide to Pro Bono” Share the most recent Clinics Report Launch LawWorks Clinics Manual (a guide […]

Late career pro bono – LawWorks

Online event

A discussion on how we can better support and encourage experienced, transitioning and retired lawyers who are interested to volunteer, even to develop a second volunteer career in public interest law, pro bono work and supporting the community. Despite the ongoing access to justice gap for low-income and underserved populations, this skilled, experienced and knowledgeable […]

A Celebration of International Pro Bono – A4ID

Online event

As part of Pro Bono Week, A4ID’s virtual event ‘A Celebration of International Pro Bono’ will showcase the ways in which pro bono can strengthen the rule of law around the world.   Join our speakers as they deliver a fast-paced and visual PechaKucha© -style presentation about the successes and lessons learned from partnerships between pro bono […]

2021 Annual Dinner featuring Legal Awards – Liverpool Law Society

Rum Warehouse Titanic Hotel Liverpool, Stanley Dock, Regent RoadLiverpool,

Liverpool Law Society’s Annual Dinner will be taking place on Thursday, 4th November 2021. We will be offering a warm welcome to the Liverpool Region’s legal community to once again come together to network with colleagues and peers, and celebrate being part of a proud and vibrant legal profession. It promises to be a fabulous […]