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Pro Bono

Best Practices from Emeritus Pro Bono Practice Programs
Source: ABA Commission on Law and Aging
Content Type: PDF
Lessons learned and best practices for Emeritus pro bono practice programs

Survey of Attorney Participation in Emeritus Pro Bono Practice Programs
Source: ABA Commission on Law and Aging
Content Type: PDF
The survey reports the number of attorneys licenses in 14 states under Emeritus Pro Bono Practice rules and the number of hours of pro bono service reported under the rules in 3 states. It is the best data we have on program participation at this time.

Emeritus Pro Bono Practice Rules
Source: ABA Commission on Law and Aging
Content Type: PDF
38 jurisdictions have rules that waive some of the normal licensing burden of retired of inactive attorneys who agree to limit their practice to pro bono cases only. This chart contains details and links on all 38 rules.

LSC report on Pro Bono Development
Source: Legal Service Corporation
Content Type: PDF
Comprehensive report of 2011-12 LSC task force on Pro Bono development.

Handbook on emeritus pro bono program development
Source: American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging
Content Type: Handbook (PDF)
Detailed handbook of lessons learned and best practices in emertus pro bono attorney programs, including state by state listing of all emeritus practice rules.