“Law Student Pro Bono Shines A Light On Civil Justice”
A short news story crossed my screen recently, and probably yours, too. It was easy enough to miss. I read it in the morning and deleted it, but when afternoon came around it was still on my mind, and I fished it out of my email trash. At the center of this small story in the National Law Journal online was a big number: 2.2 million hours.* That’s the number of hours law school students devoted to pro bono legal services in 2016.