Pro Bono Annual Review Launches

Firm provided almost 191,000 hours of pro bono legal services, worth US$102.5 million, in 2013.

March 17, 2014

Latham & Watkins LLP1 is proud to release its Pro Bono Annual Review, which highlights some of the firm’s pro bono achievements and community service initiatives from the past year.

In 2013, lawyers and professional staff provided almost 191,000 hours of pro bono legal services, valued at approximately US$102.5 million, to low-income individuals and the organizations that serve them. To learn more about our pro bono program, click the image below to read our 2013 Pro Bono Annual Review.

In conjunction with the publication of the Pro Bono Annual Review, Latham also produced a short video about its pro bono program. Click the image below to watch. 

Abid R. Qureshi, Global Chair of Latham & Watkins’ Pro Bono Committee, said: “Latham’s pro bono program spans nearly every area of public interest law. Day after day, matter after matter, our lawyers and professional staff in all of our offices put their talents and skills to the highest use, ensuring that everyone, regardless of means or circumstance, has access to justice.”

About Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins is a global law firm with approximately 2,100 lawyers in its offices located in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States, including: Abu Dhabi, Barcelona, Beijing, Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Doha, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Munich, New Jersey, New York, Orange County, Paris, Riyadh, Rome, San Diego, San Francisco, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. For more information on Latham & Watkins, please visit the website at www.lw.com

Notes to Editor

1Latham & Watkins operates as a limited liability partnership worldwide with affiliated limited liability partnerships conducting the practice in the United Kingdom, France and Italy and affiliated partnerships conducting the practice in Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore. Latham & Watkins practices in Saudi Arabia in association with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi.

Contacts

Abid R. Qureshi, Global Chair of Latham & Watkins’ Pro Bono Committee, +1.202.637.2200

Wendy Atrokhov, Public Service Counsel, +1.202.637.2200