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Morgan Lewis Summer Associates Jump into Pro Bono

Law students Amelia Pennington and Christopher Cataldo had been at Morgan Lewis for less than a day when they joined their fellow Summer Associates to volunteer at one of the Clearinghouse’s Pro Bono Consultations on May 23. Representatives from area nonprofits

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Pro Bono Training: Landlord Tenant Law Basics

This training will cover the basics of summary process law in landlord / tenant cases and how to represent both landlords and tenants in a summary process eviction matter. Registration: Click here Speakers: Hon. Jeffrey M. Winik, Boston Housing Court; Joanna G.

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Firm partners with in-house counsel to serve nonprofits

On June 14, Lawyers Clearinghouse offered an innovative joint training and consultation session for pro bono lawyers and nonprofits interested in learning more about creating a written information security program (WISP). Morgan Lewis, in partnership with the legal departments from Bank

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WISP Training and Consultation with Pro Bono Attorneys

Registration*: Registration for this event is now closed. Please contact Machiko Sano Hewitt with any questions. Presenters: Dick Allen, Esq., Partner (Retired), Casner & Edwards LLP, and former Chief, Nonprofit/Charities Division, MA Attorney General’s Office; Patricia Mazurkiewicz, Benefit & Payroll Manager, Boston Bar

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Roundtable with the Experts: Nonprofit Formation and Bylaws

Registration: Click here. Please RSVP by February 2. Experts:  Dick Allen, Esq., formerly of Casner & Edwards, and MA Attorney General’s Office Elizabeth Reinhardt, Esq., the Law Office of Elizabeth S. Reinhardt and formerly of MA Attorney General’s Office We are happy

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The 2016 Walk to the Hill for Civil Legal Aid

Nearly two-thirds of eligible people seeking civil legal aid in Massachusetts are turned away due to a lack of resources. Without representation, many of them lose their homes, are unable to receive benefits, struggle through child custody or domestic violence cases, or

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Lawyer Training: Form 1023 Demystified

A 2-hour training for pro bono lawyers to understand and complete the Form 1023 to obtain 501(c)(3) public charity status for nonprofit clients. Presenters:  Sandy Tarrant, Esq., Casner & Edwards LLP Registration*: To RSVP, click here. Please register by November

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First Monday with the Experts: Nonprofit Bylaws

This event is for lawyers only. Presenters: Dick Allen, Esq., formerly of Casner & Edwards and MA Attorney General’s Office; Elizabeth Reinhardt, Esq., the Law Office of Elizabeth S. Reinhardt and formerly of MA Attorney General’s Office We are happy to

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