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Language Access Fund enables pro bono representation of non-English speakers

The Language Access Fund, a new program of the State Bar of Texas, helps connect legal aid organizations across the state with much-needed translation and interpretation services for clients with limited English-language proficiency. Interested legal aid organizations and pro bono attorneys who are working through such groups contact the Language Access Fund to obtain a … Continue Reading

ABLA holds first pro bono clinic based on SBOT’s Care Kit

                  On Nov. 9, the Austin Black Lawyers Association hosted its first free legal clinic based on the State Bar of Texas’s Care Kit that encourages lawyers to engage in pro bono work. Rudolph Metayer, president of ABLA, said he hoped the clinic would achieve one simple … Continue Reading