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Friday, May 10 • 8:30am - 10:00am
Tapping into Tech: Strategies for Integrating Tech Tools into Pro Bono Recruitment and Retention

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You already realize that technology needs to play a central role in mobilizing and supporting your pro bono volunteers. You’ve even selected some tech tools to support your program. But now you’re wondering, how do I use these tools most effectively? In this session, we will discuss strategies for effective use of tech tools for recruiting, organizing, managing, and retaining volunteers. Panelists will share how they are using tech to make it easier—and more enjoyable—for lawyers to take on pro bono work and mobilize volunteer lawyers towards pressing needs. Participants will be able to identify specific strategies they can employ in their own programs.


Nancy Anderson

Director of Pro Bono, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights
Nancy J. Anderson, Esq., director of Legal Mobilization and Pro Bono for the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, is responsible for the overall design, structure, strategy and implementation of large-scale impact civil rights projects, which utilize pro bono resources... Read More →
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Mike Grunenwald

Senior Program Advisor, Pro Bono Net
Mike joined Pro Bono Net in 2015 after several years at the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center, where he served as the lead on a variety of technology initiatives, including management of the probono.net/dc and LawHelp.org/DC websites and development of interactive interviews on the LawHelp... Read More →

Jacek Pruski

Managing Director & General Counsel, We the Action
Jacek Pruski believes that ordinary people can do extraordinary things--and that coffee helps. Jacek has served as a lawyer in the Obama White House, as associate general counsel of the U.S. Department of Education, and as a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil... Read More →

Laurie Rashidi-Yazd

Pro Bono Director and Pro Bono Unit Managing Attorney, Atlanta Legal Aid Society
Laurie is the Pro Bono Director and Pro Bono Unit Managing Attorney at Atlanta Legal Aid Society where she oversees the firm's volunteer projects and public/private partnerships. An active member of the Georgia Bar Association, Cobb County Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association... Read More →

Friday May 10, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am EDT
Marriott Ballroom Salon 7