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

You can also read an archive of all the events during the 2019 Pro Bono Week.

Students: the vanguard of pro bono – Birmingham Law Society Pro Bono Committee

Online event

A roundtable event to engage and encourage law students to get involved in pro bono at this early stage in their learning and inspire them to continue doing pro bono through their legal career. Students from various educational providers in Birmingham will provide case studies on their pro bono experiences along with recruitment managers at […]

Realising Our Potential – In House Pro Bono Group

Online event

The In House Pro Bono Group invites you to join us for a webinar primarily aimed at the in-house legal community focussing on how in-house lawyers and their legal departments can participate in pro bono work, and why it is so important for us to do so, now more than ever, in these difficult times. […]

The power of pro bono – PILS Project & the Law Society of Northern Ireland

Online event

Join the PILS Project and the Law Society of Northern Ireland during UK Pro Bono Week as they host a virtual session on the power of pro bono for your CV in times of COVID.    Engaging in pro bono work has lots of potential benefits for legal professionals. Not only does it open you up to new […]

Temple Church Evensong, for Pro Bono Week

Temple Church Temple, London

With an address by Michael Napier QC and readings from Tanya Murshed (Bar Pro Bono Award winner & Founder, Evolve Foundation) and Toby Brown (Chair, Pro Bono Week committee) In person, and online. Access details to be confirmed. 

Collaborating during a pandemic: the challenges and successes of a joint transition to remote working – BPP University

Online event

Panel event hosted by BPP University and chaired by Laura Richards, Pro Bono Manager at BPP University. Panellists include: 1. A pro bono and CSR executive from MacFarlanes 2. A pro bono lawyer from Simmons and Simmons 3. BPP student, Olivia McLaughlin 4. BPP student, Olivier Peeters 5. BPP student, Joanna Pogonska The panel will […]

Giving forward to get back – pro bono for junior lawyers

Online event

An event organised by the Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association (JLSLA), Middle Temple Young Barristers Association (MTYBA) and London Young Lawyers Group (LYLG), focusing on pro bono for junior lawyers. The event will be attended by the Solicitor General , The Rt Hon Michael Ellis QC MP, who will also speak briefly. Hosted virtually by […]

Advocate’s Bar Pro Bono Awards

Online event

Sponsored by LexisNexis, the 2020 Bar Pro Bono Awards are bigger, better and more virtual than ever! Join us as we celebrate the amazing pro bono work that has been undertaken this year at all levels of seniority and across the country. Cheer on your friends and colleagues and maybe even get some inspiration for […]

#GoTheExtraMile for Justice day

Nationwide

Take part in the Access to Justice Foundation’s #GotheExtraMile for Justice day on Thursday 5th November in celebration of Pro Bono Week 2020! Challenge yourself to Go the Extra Mile for Justice with the Access to Justice Foundation and help support free legal advice services across the UK this Pro Bono Week. We’ve chosen Thursday […]

Pro Bono Charter Forum – The Law Society of England and Wales

Online event

Held virtually for the first time, the Forum will focus on a review of the Law Society’s  Pro Bono Charter, benefits of being a Pro Bono Charter signatory and Communications. Law firms, in-house teams, ABS, law schools and other organisations who are a Pro Bono Charter signatory are invited to join this meeting. For further […]

Advocate Clerks’ Pro Bono Hour – with the IBC and ABC Chambers Solutions

Online event

The Institute of Barristers' Clerks, ABC Chambers Solutions and Advocate invite you to join us on Thursday 5th November as we jointly host a clerks' and practice managers' hour in Pro Bono Week 2020. Come and meet with other clerks and practice managers and the Advocate Casework Team to talk about the successes and challenges […]

The Big Hack – The Chancery Lane Project

Online event

Run by the Chancery Lane Project and taking place November 5 – 6 - two days of live hacking, that goes ‘around the world’ across Asia-Pacific, Europe and UK and the Americas, starting at midday GMT. Click the link below to read more and register...   The Project is the code name for the focused […]