Pro Bono in Practice: International Perspectives
A Legal Support Project conference, Belfast, 8 November. Free. Book by 30 October.
Friday 8 November 2013, 9.15am – 5.00pm (9.15am Registration)
Riddel Hall, Queen's University Belfast
The conference will be of benefit to all interested in the development of pro bono work in Northern Ireland. Participants will:
- have a chance to hear from leading international practitioners about their pro bono work in promoting human rights and access to justice;
- hear about the possibilities for NGOs and others to access pro bono assistance internationally;
- hear from a panel, including representatives from leading law firms here, about the business case for pro bono; and
- have the opportunity to put forward ideas in their workshops for the future development of pro bono in Northern Ireland.
Colin Gonsalves, Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of India and Founder Director of the Human Rights Law Network
Balazs Sahin-Toth Counsel, Allen & Overy (Budapest)
CPD: 5 hours
Closing date: Thursday 31 October 2013
Enquiries: Deborah Hill, Legal Support Project, Law Centre (NI), 124 Donegall Street, Belfast, BT1 2GY