In light of the public health emergency arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hawai‘i Access to Justice Commission decided to cancel the 2020 Hawai‘i Access to Justice Conference that was scheduled for June 19, 2020.
Over 260 people attended the eleventh annual Hawai‘i Access to Justice Conference on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai`i, Manoa campus. Daniel Greenberg, Special Counsel for Pro Bono Initiatives, Schulte Roth & Zabel, a New York City law firm, was a … [read more]
The Hawai‘i Access to Justice Commission (“Commission”) hosted the sixth annual Pro Bono Celebration on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the Hawai‘i Supreme Court. “Pro bono celebrations are held across the nation and we, in Hawai‘i join in recognizing the work of our lawyers who have given generously of … [read more]
In 2015, Resolution 5, which was a reaffirmance of a commitment to meaningful access to justice for all, was promulgated at the Conference of Chief Justices and Conference of State Court Administrators. Resolution 5 provided, in pertinent part, as follows: BE IT RESOLVED that the Conference of Chief Justices and … [read more]