Why Pro Bono

Professionalism in Action: Why Consumer Protection and Pro Bono Service Matter to AILA

Read about AILA’s long-standing commitment to serving the immigrant community both through pro bono efforts as well as our ongoing engagement in national consumer protection and education initiatives.
AILA Doc. No. 15042908

Overcoming Barriers To Immigrant Representation: Exploring Solutions

The Fordham Law Review has released several articles relating to representation of the immigrant poor in New York and the efforts of the Katzmann Study Group to document and promote pro bono representation.
AILA Doc. No. 09110468

Second Circuit Judge Challenges Lawyers to Commit to Pro Bono for Immigrants

The Honorable Robert A. Katzmann delivered the Orison S. Marden Memorial Lecture at the New York City Bar on 2/28/07. Katzmann spoke about the unmet legal needs of the immigrant poor and exhorted all lawyers to take part in expanding the provision of pro bono service.
AILA Doc. No. 07040910