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Friday June 2, 2017
PRE-CONFERENCE MEETINGS
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10:00 – 3:00 11:00 – 1:30 9:00 – 4:00 1:30 – 2:45 3:00 – 4:00
4:00 – 5:00 3:00 – 4:00
4:00 – 5:30
Pro Bono Council
Civil Legal Aid Oversight Committee Northwest Justice Project Meetings Access to Justice Board Meeting
Room 300/400 Room 600 Room 100 Room 500 Room A/B
Room 200 Room 600
5:30 – 7:00
7:00 – 9:00
Wondering who is the “Alliance” or what the Access to Justice Board does? Join us for a brief orientation to the conference and the Alliance for Equal Justice. Attendees will come away with a better understanding of conference goals, tips for making the most of their conference experience and how to continue the conversation through engagement with the Alliance for Equal Justice. This session is designed for  rst-time attendees but is open to all.
Speakers:
• Jay Doran, Communications and Advocacy Director, Legal Foundation of Washington • Beth Leonard, Staff Attorney, Legal Action Center
Introduction to the New State Plan Room A/B
Join us for the unveiling of the newest edition of the State Plan for the Coordinated Delivery of Civil Legal Services, which is intended to articulate the Alliance for Equal Justice’s agreement about its core functions, strategic goals and existing gaps. As we come together to learn, network and strategize this weekend, the State Plan will help guide our collective efforts to expand access to the civil justice system and identify and eliminate barriers that perpetuate poverty and deny justice.
Speakers:
• Lindy Laurence, Paralegal and Project Manager, Tacoma-Pierce County Volunteer Legal Services and Access to Justice Board member
• Alex Doolittle, Executive Director, Seattle Community Law Center
• Jorge Barón, Executive Director, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project
• Terra Nevitt, Director of Advancement and Chief Development Of cer, Washington State Bar Association
• Noah Samuels, Deputy Director, Northwest Consumer Law Center
• Esperanza Borboa, Program Director, Eastside Legal Assistance Program
Welcome Reception Outdoor Plaza
Please join us for hors d’oeuvres, a no-host bar and an opportunity to mingle with your colleagues! We will have a very brief program starting at 6:00 to kick off the conference. Co-sponsored by the Campaign for Equal Justice.
Speakers:
• Geoff Revelle, Access to Justice Board Chair
• Washington State Representative Bruce Chandler, 15th Legislative District • André M. Peñalver, President, Campaign for Equal Justice Board
Leadership Academy Reception and Bene t Johnny’s Lounge - Red Lion Hotel
In celebration of the Leadership Academy community, current fellows, alumni, and all friends of the program are welcome to attend. There is no cost to attend but attendees will be invited to make a gift in support of JustLead Washington and Leadership Academy Fellows. Heavy appetizers will be provided; cash bar available.
Sponsored by JustLead Washington. Location will be Johnny’s Lounge in the Red Lion Hotel.
Campaign for Equal Justice Board and Access to Justice Board Joint Listening Session
Join us for a special listening session to learn about the work of local providers from the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, TeamChild, and the Yakima County Volunteer Attorney Services. Open to all.
Campaign for Equal Justice Board Meeting
CONFERENCE SESSIONS
Access to Justice Conference Orientation


































































































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