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Post date: 08-27-2007
How To Be A Better Lawyer
How to Make a Better Lawyer: Equal Justice Works Publishes New Edition of Guide to Law Schools on Newsweek.com  WASHINGTON, D.C. - Finding a law school that offers the kind of practical training and public service orientation that many experts say are essential to a quality legal education just got…
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Post date: 07-17-2007
National Service Agency Honors Equal Justice Works Attorney
Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow Receives 2007 Spirit of Service Award  WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Corporation for National and Community Service today presented the 2007 Spirit of Service Award to Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Attorney Crystal Utley.Ms. Utley was recognized for her service…
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Post date: 05-15-2007
Equal Justice Works Appoints Director of Public Interst Law Opportunities
Equal Justice Works Names Cait Clarke Director of Public Interest Law Opportunities WASHINGTON, D.C. - Equal Justice Works today announced the appointment of legal educator and consultant Cait Clarke to head its Public Interest Law Opportunities group. The group administers the largest postgraduate…
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Post date: 12-18-2006
Equal Justice Works Examines Law School Debt
Equal Justice Works' Heather Jarvis Examiners the Rising Debt of Law School Graduates WASHINGTON, D.C. – Law school debt, according to a nationwide survey released today by Equal Justice Works, is harming the legal profession and our justice system. Public service is a calling for many law school…
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Post date: 11-29-2006
Equal Justice Works Lawyers Offer Assistance to Katrina Survivors
New Orleans Lawyers Bring Free Legal Aid to Hurrican Katrina Survivors  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Equal Justice Works Lawyers are playing an integral role in the lives of thousands of Hurricane Katrina survivors. Harnessing the help of hundreds of law student and lawyer volunteers, the Equal Justice Works…
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Post date: 10-19-2006
Equal Justice Works Celebrates 2006 Awards Dinner
Harvard's Benjamin W. Heineman, Jr. Honored for Lifelong Commitment to Social JusticeEqual Justice Works Celebrates 2006 Awards Dinner  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Benjamin W. Heineman, Jr., Distinguished Senior Fellow at Harvard Law School's Program on the Legal Profession and Senior Counsel to the firm of…
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Post date: 08-14-2006
Equal Justice Works and Newsweek.com Launch E-Guide
Newsweek.com and Equal Justice Works Present The E-Guide to Public Service at America's Law Schools  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Newsweek.com and Equal Justice Works, a nonprofit public interest law organization, are partnering to provide The E-Guide to Public Service at America's Law Schools — a new free…
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Post date: 06-26-2006
Equal Justice Works Announces Class of 2006
Nation's Top Law School Graduates Help Communities Through Equal Justice Works Fellowships WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nonprofit organizations across the country are about to be provided with legal talents and services from 50 of the nation's top law students and new lawyers, as Equal Justice Works…
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Post date: 03-2-2006
Equal Justice Works Announces First Katrina Legal Fellow
Gulf Coast Lawyer Awarded Fellowship to Help Citizens Afflicted by Hurricane Katrina WASHINGTON, D.C. – The first of nine experienced public interest lawyers who will provide legal services to Gulf Cost residents in the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita has been selected by Equal Justice Works.…
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Post date: 02-13-2006
Equal Justice Works Awarded Disaster Relief Grant
Equal Justice Works Recieves Federal Grant to Run Two Disaster Relief Legal Programs in the Gulf Coast Region WASHINGTON, D.C. – Equal Justice Works is proud to announce that 10 AmeriCorps Attorneys and 65 law students will provide legal services to the Gulf Coast community, thanks to a $298,075…
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