NJ On The Lookout For Volunteer Lawyers

Law360, New York (July 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The understaffed New Jersey attorney general's office doesn't have the funds right now to actually pay new lawyers, but it has begun looking around to see if any will work for free.

State officials announced Tuesday that they were accepting applications for a Volunteer Associates Program, in which law school graduates, deferred associates, furloughed or laid off attorneys and lawyers re-entering legal practice after a hiatus would work at least 20 hours per week for three months or more.

Depending on their areas of interest and...
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