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April 14, 2015
"I moved to the United States in 2011. It was a difficult time for me because I was undergoing a family crisis at home, but I managed not to let my personal life and struggles affect my work ethic in school. Read more
February 4, 2015
Pro bono legal services from White & Case LLP have helped SoBRO to win $100,000 to support an immigrant entrepreneurs' cooperative in the South Bronx. Read more
December 18, 2014
Over 100 entrepreneurs receive free legal support with the help of Volunteers of Legal Service Read more
December 15, 2014
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December 3, 2014
Annamaria Santamaria, Project Coordinator for VOLS' Immigration Project, was recently featured on LawHelp's RealNY in a Spanish-language interview. Read more
November 28, 2014
Working with VOLS' Unemployment Insurance Advocacy Project, a team at Paul, Weiss, including litigation partner David Brown, won unemployment benefits for a pro bono client. Read more
November 25, 2014
Alex Ryley, VOLS' Elderly Project Director, was featured today on LawHelp's RealNY, discussing the need for low-income elderly New Yorkers to create wills and other life-planning documents. Read more
November 21, 2014
VOLS joined the Association of Pro Bono Counsel and ten other legal service providers to host New York City's second annual Small Business Legal Academy on November 19, 2014. Read more
October 30, 2014
Last week, Legal Services NYC presented John Aerni, VOLS' Board Chair, with a special Pro Bono Champion award. Read more
October 23, 2014
VOLS is proud to announce that just before the start of National Pro Bono Week, the New York Law Journal chose two staunch VOLS volunteers as "Lawyers Who Lead By Example." Read more

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