Volunteer blog opportunity, LGBT rights training and free public interest career building webinars

KCBA Seeking Volunteer Editor for Pro Bono Services Blog

 Pro Bono Dicta encourages, inspires, and supports King County Bar Association Pro Bono Services’ volunteer community, and by doing so, enhances the level of pro bono services provided to low-income individuals in King County. Pro Bono Dicta was created with the goal of starting a dialogue among KCBA volunteers.

The Blog Editor will be responsible for editing content, creating an editorial plan, developing a consistent editorial voice for the blog and managing the blog’s publishing calendar. The Blog Editor will work with the Pro Bono Dicta subcommittee to recruit writers, produce content, and plan future blog posts. This is a volunteer position. Application deadline is April 30. For complete volunteer job description visit here.

QLaw LGBT Legal Clinic Training

When: Friday, April 19, 2013, 7:30 a.m.-5p.m., includes breakfast and lunchGLBT clinic logo

Cost: $75 per person; free to QLaw Foundation GLBT Legal Clinic Volunteers*

Where: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

The QLaw Association and the QLaw Foundation GLBT Legal Clinic are proud to present their members and other interested Washington attorneys the opportunity to receive a full-day, affordable and high-quality CLE regarding a variety of ways that the law supports and protects LGBT individuals and families. The program examines the legal issues that arise at all stages of an LGBT relationship as well as discrimination protections and employee benefits issues for LGBT individuals and families. The morning session will conclude with a lunch and Supreme Court Update presented by David Ward of Legal Voice and Sarah Dunne of the ACLU of Washington.

For those wishing to complete training for the QLaw Foundation’s GLBT Legal Clinic, the CLE continues with afternoon programming on a variety of topics key to working with clients in the Legal Clinic context. The program is hosted by Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and, for the convenience of QLaw members who are traveling to Seattle to attend our Eighth Annual Banquet, will be held the day following the Banquet.

For complete info visit the QLaw website.

Free Equal Justice Works Webinars

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Professional Social Networking

Friday, April 19 at 9:30 a.m. PST. Register here.

Helping Those Who Served: Addressing the Legal Needs of Veterans

Friday, April 26 at 12 p.m. PST. Register here.