Category Archives: Pro Bono Legal Services

Nonprofits Focus on Finance at Day of Service Clinic

Wint Huskey   Every penny counts – especially if you’re a small nonprofit providing direct services! With that in mind, the Justice & Diversity Center’s Community Organization Representation Project (CORP)…

JDC Celebrates Another Successful Year for Federal Pro Bono Project

Jay Hoon Lee, Justice & Diversity Center Pro Bono Manager   More than fifty celebrants, including sixteen federal judges from the Northern District of California, gathered at the Phillip Burton…

Volunteer Spotlight: Patrick Doyle Stands by Tenants with the Eviction Defense Project

Caitlin Flammer, Justice & Diversity Center Volunteer and Clinics Coordinator   The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC) would like to recognize Patrick Doyle for his excellent work defending tenants and…

Daniloff Reflects on Giving Back

By Laura Ernde   Deborah Daniloff’s face lights up when she talks about one of the pro bono family law cases she worked on last year, helping to reunite a…

Working Toward Fairness, One Saturday at a Time

Jay Lee, Pro Bono Manager The Justice and Diversity Center recognizes Richard Roisman for his dedication to our Legal Advice and Referral Clinic (LARC) program. Richard regularly spends Saturday afternoons…

Holistic Advocacy at Work: JDC’s Medical-Legal Project

Jay Lee, JDC Pro Bono Manager Providing legal services to low-income clients is one of the goals of the Justice & Diversity Center’s (JDC) Medical-Legal Project.  Supervising Attorney Marie Appel…

Virtual Reality at the Bar

By Andrew Amoroso Take a moment and think back to the first time you appeared in court. Most of us remember very clearly how stressful and uncertain that experience felt….

Tax Attorney Volunteers Wide Array of Skills to Help People Navigate Confusing, Intimidating System

The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC) would like to recognize volunteer attorney Beth Hodess for her outstanding contributions to the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Program (LITC).  Beth’s work with LITC…

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Justice & Diversity Center Announces 2019 Board of Directors

November 28, 2018 — San Francisco — The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) recently confirmed its 2019 Board of Directors. Doris Cheng,…

Association of Corporate Counsel and Fenwick & West Lend Helping Hand to South Bay Nonprofits

The Justice & Diversity Center’s (JDC) Community Organization Representation Project (CORP) recently conducted a free legal clinic for South Bay nonprofit organizations in Mountain View with volunteer attorneys from the…