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About the Pro Bono Service Pledge for Georgia Attorneys
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The Center for Legal Solution's Pro Bono Service Pledge simply expresses an attorney's a commitment to perform voluntary pro bono public service. We believe that incorporating some specific information about pro bono services in our Attorney Referral Directory will help attorneys find meaningful opportunities to serve the legal needs of persons of limited means and non-profit organizations.

The Pledge is an affirmation of Rule 6.1 of the Georgia Rules of Professional Conduct. Rule 6.1 states, in pertinent part:
A lawyer should aspire to render at least (50) hours of pro bono publico legal services per year. In fulfilling this responsibility, the lawyer should:

(a) provide a substantial portion of the (50) hours of legal services without fee or expectation of fee to:

(1) persons of limited means; or

(2) charitable, religious, civic, community, governmental and educational organizations in matters which are designed primarily to address the needs of persons of limited means; and

(b) provide any additional services through:

(1) delivery of legal services at no fee or substantially reduced fee to individuals, groups or organizations seeking to secure or protect civil rights, civil liberties or public rights, or charitable, religious, civic, community, governmental and educational organizations in matters in furtherance of their organizational purposes, where the payment of standard legal fees would significantly deplete the organization's economic resources or would be otherwise inappropriate;

(2) delivery of legal services at a substantially reduced fee to persons of limited means; or

(3) participation in activities for improving the law, the legal system or the legal profession.

In addition, a lawyer should voluntarily contribute financial support to organizations that provide legal services to persons of limited means.

The Pledge is not a contract nor is it a professional standard of care. Making this Pledge does not obligate an attorney to handle any particular matter. We hope to help attorneys find rewarding pro bono service opportunities and expect attorneys to consider such service carefully on a case-by-case basis.

Attorney profiles in the Center's Attorney Referral Directory will prominently display a graphic indicating an attorney's Commitment to Pro Bono Service and also display an optional text field that allow attorneys to describe the kind of pro bono service they perform, or are interested in performing.
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Charon A Ballard
Benjamin Alan Balser Sr.
Greg Baumgartner
Robert A. Berlin
Michael E. Bierman
Michael E Bierman
Bryan William Bockhop
Mike Bothwell
David E Boyle
Gary L. Britt, CPA, J.D. CPA
Mark Bullman
Michael M. Calabro
Stephen F. Carley
Robert Shannon Carpenter
Nicole Krashun Carson
Jennifer Anne Certonio
Diane Cherry
Charles W. Chesbro
Tuneen E. Chisolm
Beverly L. Cohen
Timothy Gordon Cook
Dorothy W. Coprich
Arturo Corso
George C. Creal Jr.
James B. Cronon
Norman H. Cuadra
Jeffrey Daxe
Yenniffer Delgado
J. Franklin Edenfield
Barry C. Edwards
Stacy Marie Ehrisman
Kem A. Eyo
Benjamin I. Fink
Rob E. Firester
William C. Gentry
Susan Therese Grissom
Richard A. Grossman
Ernest Linwood Gunn IV
Stewart J. Guss
Yasha Heidari
Jed Wilkes Hill
Wesley Kent Hill
Kelli B Hooper
Brandon . Hornsby
Nichole Renee James
Alan Kan
Charles H. Kuck
Reggie Allen Lampkin
Rhett Herschel Laurens
Teresa Malone Lazard
John A. Leopard
Catherine E. Long
Brian C. McCarthy
Patricia A McKenzie
Keith Ronald Miles
William Paul Millisor
William P. Millisor
Susannah G. Mitchell
Sherry Virginia Neal
Lori C. Obenauf
Rakesh N. Parekh
Shalamar Parham
Hannah Christine Pelham
Robert Keith Prater
Brian Anthony Ramey
Michael Sard
Joseph William Segraves
R. Stephen Sims
George Boone Smith IV
Robert M. Sneed Jr.
Lisa Jean Sowers
Andrew Harley Speaker
Scott Kelley Spooner
James G. Stewart
Bernd G. Stittleburg
Robert Alexander Susor
Jason W. Swindle Sr.
Thomas George Tidwell
Martin Enrique Valbuena
Edward McCoy Wayland
W Michael Welsh
Laura Ann Whitman
James E. Wilbanks
Danna Lambert Wolfe
Kathleen M. Womack
Stephen M Worrall
Beau Andrew Worthington

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