January 24 th, 2022 / Latin Lawyer and The Vance Center’s Below we share an extract of the results of the Latin Lawyer and The Vance Center’s Annual Pro Bono Leading Lights 2021. Here we celebrate “Leading Lights”, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening Latin America’s pro bono culture. By Fredrik […]
Pro Bono Leading Lights 2020 – Mexico
February 17 th, 2021 / Latin Lawyer and The Vance Center’s Here we celebrate “Leading Lights”, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening Latin America’s pro bono culture. By Lulu Rumsey Several factors played a role in drawing up this list. These include firms’ answers to the survey with regards to institutionalisation of […]
Latin Lawyer and The Vance Center’s Annual Pro Bono Survey, 2019.
Our findings continue to evidence the great efforts Latin American law firms are making to adopt pro bono into their culture. Now in its 12th year, our survey has never had as many respondents as it did in 2019. The survey’s greater popularity and results show that pro bono is increasingly finding a place within […]
Pro Bono México Standards nominated for the PILnet’s Award for Local Pro Bono Impact.
PILnet’s Award for Local Pro Bono Impact This award honors the best innovative pro bono legal project at the local/national level. Lila Gasca, pro bono director at Hogan Lovells Mexico, along with the directors of three mexican clearinghouses — Carla Aguilar from Fundación Barra Mexicana, Maru Cortazar and Mariana Vázquez del Mercado from Fundación Appleseed […]
Pro Bono Practices and Opportunities in Mexico
Sources of Pro Bono Opportunities and Key Contacts There are several non-governmental organizations that provide pro bono legal services and resources in Mexico such as: Centro Mexicano Pro Bono, A.C. a non-profit association dedicated to bringing lawyers who wish to contribute pro bono work to vulnerable population groups and civil organization who require legal counsel […]