2008 Equal Justice ConferencePrint PDFShare
Briggs and Morgan is proud to be a sponsor of the 2008 Equal Justice Conference, "Pursuing Justice: Balancing Challenges and Opportunities," an event hosted by the American Bar Association's (ABA) Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and the National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA).
The purpose of this conference is to bring people together to discuss and celebrate pro bono legal services that benefit the poor and disadvantaged. Speakers will include Peter B. Edelman, ABA President William Neukom and Congressman Keith Ellison. Nearly 80 workshops will feature a wide range of topics such as human rights, identity theft and legislative advocacy.
Briggs and Morgan shareholder Trudy J. Halla has been actively involved in planning this year's event as co-chair of the Minnesota Host Committee.
For more information about the conference, please visit abanet.org/legalservices/ejc/.