Pro Bono: Why Helping The Community Helps Your Bottom Line

January 31, 2013

LMASE South Florida City Group Announces

Pro Bono Panel: Why Helping The Community Helps Your Bottom Line

Thursday, January 31st at 4 p.m. at

Hunton & Williams

1111 Brickell Avenue, Suite 2500

Miami, FL 33131

Interact with a diverse group of panelists in discussing why pro bono legal work should be an important part of a law firm's running matters list and marketing plan. We will detail both the internal and external benefits for a firm and its professionals and how to select the right organization to partner with in your efforts.

CLE Ethics credit pending.

Welcome Remarks:

Thomas R. Julin


Hunton & Williams


Marcia K. Cypen

Executive Director

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.

Panel One – Why It Matters: Views from Corporate Counsel, Judiciary and The Florida Bar:

Judge Vance E. Salter

Third District Court of Appeals

Chair, 11th Circuit Pro Bono Committee

Vicente Tome

Senior Attorney Burger King Corporation

Association of Corporate Counsel

Corali Lopez-Castro

Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton P.A.

Florida Bar One Campaign

Panel Two – Key Organizations, Opportunities and Networks in Legal Services:

Karen Ladis

Dade Legal Aid - Put Something Back

Vivian Chavez

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.

Bethell Forbes

Volunteer Lawyers Project

Raul Flores

Cuban American Bar Association Pro Bono Project

Please RSVP to Jennifer Clarin at

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