Topic Archives: MoFo Pro Bono

August 29, 2019MoFo Pro Bono

Matters That Matter: August Pro Bono Roundup

In this edition of Matters That Matter, we honor the many lawyers who have dedicated their time to important pro bono causes. This month highlights a variety of worthy projects, such as helping an organization dedicated to finding a cure for an aggressive form of cancer, encouraging the development of LGBTQ+ writers through the incorporation ...›

August 20, 2019MoFo Life, MoFo Pro Bono

The ABA Honors MoFo Trial Titan Jim Brosnahan with Its 2019 John H. Pickering Achievement Award

The American Bar Association honored MoFo veteran trial lawyer Jim Brosnahan with its prestigious John H. Pickering Achievement Award on August 8, 2019 during the organization’s annual meeting in San Francisco. The ABA chose Jim, Senior Of Counsel in MoFo’s Trial and Appellate practices, to receive the award based on his outstanding legal ability, distinguished ...›

July 30, 2019MoFo Pro Bono

Matters That Matter: July Pro Bono Roundup

In this edition of Matters that Matter, we honor the many lawyers who have dedicated their time to important pro bono causes. This month highlights a variety of worthy projects, such as building sustainable food systems, safeguarding the freedom of art, protecting the rights of immigrants, and advocating for global women’s rights. ...›

July 17, 2019MoFo Pro Bono, MoFo Women

Kudos to Jamie Levitt and Rhiannon Batchelder for Defending Women’s Reproductive Rights

Earlier this year, MoFo released a special edition of its MoProBono newsletter, titled “Women’s Advocacy in Action,” highlighting the many efforts our lawyers have made towards the advancement of women and women’s rights. As a follow-up to that, we wanted to give kudos to co-chair of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Trial Group, Jamie Levitt, and her team for their work in defending women’s reproductive rights and access to care. ...›

May 15, 2019MoFo Pro Bono

MoFo Pro Bono: Imagine New Beginnings

MoFo is thrilled to unveil its updated pro bono web pages in concert with our new spotlight video, Imagine: New Beginnings Made Possible Through Pro Bono. The reimagined web pages invite you to explore MoFo’s long history of helping pro bono clients all around the globe, our commitment to protecting the environment, recent accolades and ...›

May 9, 2019MoFo Pro Bono

Providing Pro Bono Legal Advice to NYC Entrepreneurs

On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, MoFo hosted a WE Legal pro bono legal clinic for entrepreneurs, sponsored by Women Entrepreneurs NYC (WE NYC), an initiative created by the New York City Department of Small Business Services to help women start and grow their businesses. WE Legal clinics offer entrepreneurs one-on-one, free legal advice across the ...›