By Endia Paige
The Working in the Public Interest (WIPI) Law Conference will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Here are three titles available in the Law Library to support your interest in public interest lawyering.
Beyond the Big Firm : Profiles of Lawyers Who Want Something More
By Alan B. Morrison and Diane T. Chin
Available on the Balcony- KF299.P8 M67 2007
More than 30 compelling profiles of lawyers who have chosen to follow nontraditional legal careers, in a wide range of subject areas, practice settings, and types of work.
Public Interest Lawyering : A Contemporary Perspective
by Alan K. Chen and Scott L. Cummings
Available in Career & Professional Resources (Main Floor)- KF299.P8 C44 2013
This title examines the lives of public interest lawyers, the clients and causes they serve, the contexts within which they work, the strategies they deploy, and the challenges they face today.
Cause Lawyers and Social Movements
Edited by Austin Sarat and Stuart A. Scheingold
Available on the Balcony- KF299.P8 C38 2006
This book invites scholars to think about cause lawyering from the perspective of those political activists with whom cause lawyers work and whom they seek to serve.