Author: Mark St Louis

Nichole Berklas, a Connecticut-based affordable housing and real estate attorney and Partner and Pro Bono Chair at Bocarsly Emden Cowan Esmail & Arndt, LLP, a transactional law firm, began volunteering with Pro Bono Partnership in 2022. In just over 18 months, Nichole has assisted six...

White Plains, NY, October 2, 2023 — On September 27, 2023, Pro Bono Partnership (the Partnership) celebrated its 26th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City, raising more than $2 million for its programs. Thanks to the generous contributions of Gala honorees...

With the end of 2023 fast approaching, Pro Bono Partnership wants to remind nonprofits about: Some notices that they might need to give to their New Jersey employees at the time of hire, annually, and/or upon request. Some other New Jersey notice requirements, including with respect to...

Nonprofits should note that New Jersey’s minimum hourly wage will increase on January 1, 2024, to $15.13 for employees of large employers and $13.73 for employees of small and seasonal employers. Moreover, as of January 1, 2024, “direct care staff members” in long-term health facilities...

Rick Glickstein, a Westchester-based solo practitioner, began volunteering with Pro Bono Partnership in 2020 and has quickly become one of our most prolific and valuable volunteers. In only a few years, Rick has already assisted Partnership clients with 22 legal matters ranging from developing corporate...