Access to Justice: Challenges for the Legal System and the Nation
In this follow-up to last year's highly rated Pro Bono and Public Service program, Legal Services Corporation president James Sandman and moderator David Horrigan of Relativity return to join National Association of Women Judges president Tanya Kennedy, Association of American Law Schools president Wendy Collins Perdue, and Starbucks managing director Zabrina Jenkins to discuss the challenges facing the legal system and the nation as the vast majority of Americans cannot afford legal representation. The program will address the fundamental right to the courts, the threats to access to justice, and what you can do to help.
This session has been submitted for CLE accreditation.
David Horrigan - Discovery Counsel and Legal Education Director, Relativity Zabrina Jenkins - Managing Director, Litigation, Law & Corporate Affairs, Starbucks Coffee Company Dennis Garcia - Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Justice Tanya Kennedy, New York Supreme Court - New York County James Sandman - President, Legal Services Corporation Wendy Collins Perdue - Dean and Professor of Law, University of Richmond School of Law