Archives for February 2016
Mediation Assistance Program Provides Valuable Experience to Attorneys While Helping the Underserved
By: Aaron J. Williamson, Attorney
The Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) encourages attorneys to promote equal access to justice through pro bono work for underserved residents. The United
States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana has a growing need for volunteer attorneys to assist pro se litigants. This Court also provides a vehicle for volunteer lawyers to help; it is called the Mediation Assistance Program (MAP). The MAP program allowed me to fulfill ISBA’s charge.