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Professor Tribe chides big Law Firms for not Fulfilling Their Ethical Obligation to Provide Pro Bono Services

In a recent speech to the Young Lawyers Division of the UJA-Federation of New York to promote his new book Uncertain Justice, Harvard Law professor Lawrence Tribe urged young lawyers at Big Law firms to demand that the law firms live up to their professional obligation to provide pro bono legal services. He also noted that there is a crisis in deportation and child custody cases — vitally important civil matters — where there is presently no constitutional right to counsel.

Click here to read an Above the Law article about the speech.