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Tag Archives: Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland

Out-of-state attorneys now eligible for pro bono cases without joining Md. Bar (access required)

Local legal services organizations that rely on volunteer attorneys to provide pro bono legal help to low-income Maryland residents can now expand their recruiting efforts outside of the state bar. A change to Rule 15 of the Rules Governing Admission ...

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Legal services conference highlights police accountability, racial bias (access required)

Demands for justice have echoed throughout Baltimore in the weeks since 25-year-old Freddie Gray died in police custody, and issues of police accountability and institutional racism were at the forefront Thursday at a conference hosted by the Pro Bono Resource ...

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Small business ‘boot camp’ to address legal concerns of entrepreneurs (access required)

Pro Bono Resource Center executive director Sharon Goldsmith was talking recently with a woman who was interested in opening a daycare for disabled and elderly people to fill an unmet need she saw in the Baltimore community. Like many who contemplate launching a business, the woman wasn’t sure exactly what this endeavor would entail, Goldsmith said, but she was able to give her a suggested first step: register for a new “Pro Bono Small Business Boot Camp” to be held May 2 at Waverly Elementary School in the city.

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Law movers 7/23/12: Meachum on Pro Bono Board (access required)

Thomas M. Meachum, with Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett and Scherr LLP, a general-practice law firm headquartered in Columbia, joined the board of the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland ...

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Meachum joins Pro Bono Resource Center’s board (access required)

Thomas M. Meachum, of with Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett and Scherr LLP, a general-practice law firm in Columbia, has joined the board of the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland ...

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