NEW YORK – March 3, 2020 – Good in Practice, Greenberg Traurig’s podcast focused on pro bono, released its ninth episode “Lobbying for a Cause.” Good in Practice is hosted by Shareholder Caroline J. Heller, chair of the law firm’s Global Pro Bono Program.
In this episode, Heller is joined by Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Elizabeth Ross Hadley and Senior Director Agustin G. Corbella. Hadley and Corbella share how lobbyists can offer unique insight in pro bono cases, their work with the Tahirih Justice Center, and how they helped end the practice of child marriage in Texas and Florida.
Good in Practice is formatted to tell the powerful stories of the good pro bono can achieve, highlighting the work of Greenberg Traurig attorneys, staff, and clients. The goal is to encourage all practitioners to assist undeserved and vulnerable communities by providing much-needed legal counsel on a volunteer basis.
Listen to previous episodes:
- Giving Back: Pro Bono & In-House Counsel
- Pro Bono & Its Importance, A View From Legal Leaders
- Wellspring Living & its Work to Help Survivors of Human Trafficking
- A Year in Review: Pro Bono Work in 2020
Good in Practice is available on the Greenberg Traurig website, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher. Click here for Greenberg Traurig’s podcasts.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Pro Bono Program: Greenberg Traurig lawyers across the firm’s offices provide pro bono legal services to the indigent and working poor, as well as to numerous civic and charitable organizations dedicated to assisting them. The firm focuses its resources on specialized and interrelated issues including civil rights and affirmative action, anti-human trafficking, family law matters, children’s rights, criminal appeals, immigration and political asylum, housing, and homelessness.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT), has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: www.gtlaw.com