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Who May Participate

Any student currently enrolled at The University of Texas School of Law may participate in the Pro Bono Program. Students are encouraged to participate in pro bono projects beginning their first year of law school. LLM students and visiting students are also encouraged to participate in the Pro Bono Program.

The Pro Bono Program has established the following benchmarks for student pro bono participants:

  1. 10 hours of pro bono service by the end of 1L year
  2. 30 hours of pro bono service by the end of 2L year
  3. 50 hours of pro bono service by the end of 3L year

All student participants will become eligible for recognition by the Pro Bono Program upon attaining these benchmarks. LLMs will become eligible for recognition upon performing 20 hours of pro bono service.