On July 26, 2017, the Association of Pro Bono Counsel expressed its deep concern over the Department of Justice’s proposal to impose performance quotas on immigration judges in a letter to Chairs and Ranking Members of several Congress Committees and Subcommittees.
On July 6, 2017, the Association of Pro Bono Counsel expressed its deep concern over increasing incursions of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) into the courthouses of New York State, in a letter to Chief Judge Janet DiFiore of the New York State Court of Appeals. In the letter, found below, APBCo urges Judge […]
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel, in collaboration with various national legal services organizations, filed two Amicus Briefs recently regarding Cy Pres awards. In Berentson et.al. v. Provide Commerce et. al., on appeal to the 9th Circuit from the U.S.D.C. – S.D.C.A., No. 3:09-cv-2094, McDermott Will & Emery LLP submitted the brief on behalf of the following organizations: […]
APBCo President Kevin Curnin’s article, “Untold Stories: Trump’s Budget Would Silence Legal Serivces,” was published on April 3, 2017.
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel Elects 2017 Officers and Board of Directors February 1 2017 – The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) announced that it has elected its 2017 officers and board members. APBCo elected Kevin Curnin, Partner and Director of the Public Service Project at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, to […]