Lippman Announces Pro Bono Requirement for Bar Admission-NYLJ

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ALBANY – Starting next year, prospective lawyers must show that they have performed at least 50 hours of law-related pro bono service before being admitted to the New York state bar, Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman announced yesterday.

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