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Pro bono services conclave April 25

IL Staff
January 1, 2008
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The deadline to RSVP for the conclave on the delivery of pro bono services in Indiana has been extended through Monday, April 14. A subcommittee of the Indiana State Bar Association's Pro Bono Committee has organized the all-day event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 25 at Barnes & Thornburg Conference Center, 11 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

Event organizers extended the deadline to RSVP after realizing some people were on spring break this week.

The event will feature education and planning about current and future delivery of pro bono services in Indiana. Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard; Northern District of Indiana U.S. District Court Judge and Chair of the Indiana Pro Bono Commission William Lee; and Indiana State Bar president Doug Church are scheduled to attend.

To register for the event, call (800) 266-2581 or e-mail sallan@inbar.org.
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