Taft pro bono director Monica Fennell will be a panelist at the ABA/NLADA Equal Justice Conference on May 7. The session titled “Hosting Pro Bono Clinics In-House (Virtual and On-Site)” will include information on how to host in-house pro bono programs and adapt to the virtual environment. Panelists will also discuss lessons learned and challenges faced from COVID-19.
Additional panelists include:
- Tali Albukerk, National Administrator, ABA Free Legal Answers
- Beth Henderson, Senior Corporate Counsel, Pro Bono Director, Microsoft Corporate
- Luise Welby, Senior Associate General Counsel, Freddie Mac
Fennell leads the pro bono program across Taft’s offices, which includes identifying and developing opportunities for the program, establishing an integrated pro bono system across the firm, and ensuring that all Taft pro bono legal services are consistent with Taft’s values and commitment to improving the communities it serves.