Pro Bono Initiative

Learning Through Service
The Charity Ball benefiting the Pro Bono Initiative was featured on Page 72 of the March 2013 edition of Invitation Oxford Magazine.
Invitation Oxford
The Poverty & Access to Justice Symposium is being talked about all over the internet:

  1. The Faculty Lounge, February 4, 2013
  2. 12th Chancery Court District of MS, February 13, 2012
  3. Richard Zorza’s Access to Justice Blog, March 9, 2013


UM Pro Bono Tax Clinic Featured in The Daily Mississippian again this year! 
Ole Miss students and Oxford residents can benefit from free, legal tax preparation provided by students and professors from The University of Mississippi School of Law. The service will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays until April 5.
Check out the Tax Clinic’s video!
Pro Bono Initiative Highlighted in MVLP’s Newsletter “Pro Bono Briefs”
MVLP’s co-hosted a Pro Se Day Legal Clinic at the Washington County Chancery Courthouse on March 21, 2012 with the Chancery Court and the University of Mississippi School of Law’s Pro Bono Initiative Program.  Fifteen volunteer attorneys and 16 students from the University of Mississippi School of Law assisted 48 pro se litigants.  The Pro Bono Initiative Program is lead by Professor Debbie Bell.  Professor Bell was the featured speaker at the CLE seminar which preceded the legal clinic.