Primary geographic focus: National
Organization Type: Bar/Pro Bono, Media
Acronym or short name: ABA Jrnl
ABAJournal.com is the website of the flagship magazine of the American Bar Association.
The site features:
Breaking legal news, updated as it happens by our staff of reporters throughout every business day.
Analysis from more than 4,000 legal blogs, written by lawyers who are experts in their fields.
Stories that go beyond the headlines, from the pages of the nation’s most-read and most-respected legal affairs magazine.
The ABA Journal is read by half of the nation’s 1 million lawyers every month. It covers the trends, people and finances of the legal profession from Wall Street to Main Street to Pennsylvania Avenue.
The ABA is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. With more than 400,000 members, the ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.
PRESS/RESEARCH FROM THIS SOURCENews Story Stephanie Francis Ward
September 14, 2016
Public Counsel claims a constitutional right to literacy in federal lawsuit in Michigan.
News Story ABA Journal
March 16, 2017
The American Bar Association takes a stand in support of legal aid and the Legal Services Corporation.
News Story Debra Cassens Weiss
October 18, 2017
Legal Aid Association of California partnered with the ABA's Young Lawyers Division, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the Bay Area Resilience Collaborative are helping those who are affected by the California fires by providing a hotline.
News Story G.M. Filisko
February 1, 2015
According to Bonnie Hough, a new national survey reveals another gap: consumers who can afford legal services but still aren't getting them.
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