Why should you buy a ticket to Justice for All in 2016? We’ve got your top five reasons this year is a “don’t miss.”
The Volunteer Legal Services Corporation is proud to present the Volunteer of the Year award to Patricia Gutierrez de Sunseri. Patricia is a solo-practitioner specializing in Family Law in Alameda County. She was first admitted to practice law in 1986 in her native Colombia.
The Volunteer Legal Services Corporation is proud to award Sally Elkington with the Pro Bono Leadership Award for her ongoing support of pro bono legal services in Alameda County. Sally has been helping people find solutions to their debt problems for over 20 years. In 1989, she established Elkington Law, a firm specializing in consumer and small business bankruptcy, and recently joined forces with Jim Shepherd to create Elkington Shepherd LLP.
We are excited to have Justice Martin Jenkins confirmed as our keynote speaker. As you may remember, he was scheduled to speak last year, but had to cancel due to […]
This July 4th we’re celebrating 239 years of independence and the proud pro bono warriors (volunteers and donors like you) who fight towards justice for all people in Alameda County, regardless of ability to pay.
We are pleased to have Justice Martin J. Jenkins confirmed as the keynote speaker for our 10th Annual Justice for All: Celebrating Pro Bono event. Justice Jenkins has deep professional […]
During Judge Winifred Smith’s distinguished career, she has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to improving the administration of justice, fostering diversity in the legal profession, and promoting appreciation of the legal profession in our community. She has been a longtime friend and supporter of VLSC, serving on our Board of Directors from 2008 to 2014, and was recently instrumental in the creation of VLSC’s Unlawful Detainer Mediation program in partnership with the Superior Court. We are grateful for Judge Smith’s wisdom, generosity, compassion, and kindness and honor her longstanding support of our organization and of the greater Alameda County community.
Pamela J. Ross, Jr., is the founder and CEO of the All for the Family Legal Clinic, a public benefit corporation dedicated to providing low cost legal assistance to the San Francisco Bay […]
It was a whirlwind week at the ACBA! We held three MCLE trainings with 50 attendees and celebrated the excellent work of VLSC’s volunteers at Justice for All: Celebrating Pro […]
We are pleased to present a Q&A with Jonathan Wong, Donahue Fitzgerald LLP, an employment lawyer, longtime VLSC volunteer, and recipient of the Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC) award for Pro […]