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In honor of National Pro Bono Month, we’re highlighting our donors and volunteers who make our work possible.
VLSC Volunteer Patricia Gutierrez de Sunseri originally practiced law in her native Colombia. After coming to the US, she spent ten years on staff at the Superior Court of Alameda County. In 2013, Patricia opened her own Family Law practice.
Dine Around for Justice is an excellent opportunity to enjoy an amazing culinary experience for a great cause! Participating local restaurants donate 15% of one evening’s revenue to VLSC.
Agnieszka K. Adams is an associate at Roisman Henel LLP in Oakland. Agnieszka recently accepted her first pro bono case through VLSC, and we asked her to share a little bit about herself and her experience working on the case.
VLSC volunteer are truly amazing – especially our 2014 award recipients: Casey Williams; Pamela Ross; Agnieszka Adams; Phillip Campbell; Nikki Clark; Rachel Dodson; Amy Erb; Eric Handler; Élan Consuella Lambert;
Summer Nastich; Matthew Quiring; Kevin Shipp; Patricia Gutierrez de Sunseri; and Priya Sivadas.
Please join us on May 21, 2015 at Scott’s Seafood Restaurant in Oakland to celebrate their service to our community!
Flora, an elderly widow, was about to lose her home of more than 50 years to a predatory lender. In need of money to pay her son’s funeral expenses, she […]
Continuing our October spotlight on pro bono, we asked ACBA CEO Tiela Chalmers how pro bono has effected her career. Prior to joining the ACBA and VLSC, Tiela Chalmers worked as […]
Although we consider every month to be pro bono month at the ACBA, we’re taking October to highlight the great work of the Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC), the pro bono […]
“By supporting Dine Around, I not only support the good pro bono work of VLSC, but I also support our local businesses. That’s a Win-Win.” – Jonathan Wong, Donahue Fitzgerald, […]