LawWorks Pro Bono Conference

Join us for the 2nd annual LawWorks Pro Bono Conference taking place at the offices of Baker McKenzie in London on Friday 12 July.

The LawWorks Pro Bono Conference 2024 will bring together pro bono clinic and law firm coordinators and volunteers as well as stakeholders from the wider advice sector.  The conference is kindly sponsored by Baker McKenzie.

Attendees will have the opportunity to take part in discussions that consider the role of pro bono in an evolving legal advice sector, contribute to conversations around pro bono, collaboration and policy work, learn about tools to support the efficient and effective delivery of advice, and build new partnerships which will ensure that a strong pro bono community.

Please find an outline of the day and overview of the sessions below, which will take place in person and will be streamed to online attendees. 

When registering for the conference, you reserve a place to attend either in person or online.


Conference programme

9:00 - 09:30

Registration and networking

In-person only

09:30 - 09:45

Conference opening

09:45 - 10:00

Welcome speech by The Law Society

Speaker: Nick Emmerson, President (TBC)

10:00 - 10:30

Keynote: Civil Legal Aid Review

Speaker: TBC

10:30 - 11:30

Panel 1: AI and Pro Bono


  • tbc

11:35 - 11:45

Coffee break

11:45 - 12:45

Breakout sessions

A) Mapping pro bono and creating collaborations

  • tbc

B) Examples of AI in pro bono practice – Lessons learnt

  • tbc

C) The practicalities of refugee support projects

  • tbc

12:45 - 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 - 14:30

Breakout sessions:

A) Partner with universities, to deliver collaborative pro bono

  • tbc

B) Volunteers – retention and recruitment

  • tbc

C) Pro bono tips and tricks with pro bono managers

  • tbc

14:30 - 14:40


14:40 - 14:50

The Pro Bono Recognition List

14:50 - 15:50

Panel 2: Pro bono in the immigration and refugee space


  • tbc

15:50 - 16:00

Conference close

16:00 - 16:30




To attend - book your place on Eventbrite


Event date

Friday, July 12, 2024 - 09:00 to 16:00

Event Type


Baker McKenzie (and online)
100 New Bridge Street
EC4V 6JA London
United Kingdom

Registration link