Podcast: The Nature & Prevalence of Pro Bono Partner Roles Globally

A discussion on the increasing role of pro bono within law firms and how these practices have evolved over the past decade.

Listen to our discussion on the increasing role of pro bono within law firms and how these practices have evolved over the past decade.


Following the release of the Report on the Nature & Prevalence of Pro Bono Partner Roles Globally. Nicolas Patrick, Head of Responsible Business at DLA Piper met with Brooke Massender (HSF), Yasmin Waljee (Hogan Lovells), Claire Donse (DLA Piper) and Kerry Stares (Charles Russell Speechlys) to discuss the role of a PB partner, the increase in PB partner promotions over the last year, how pro bono practices have evolved over the past decade and to give a sense of what PB work entails. This podcast also addresses the gender dimension of slow career progression in an area dominated by women, and how the ESG agenda has impacted career progression in this area.

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