“Mentoring volunteer attorneys and certified law students is a great experience. The energy and commitment they put into every case inspires me as well.”

Julie Saffren, Pro Bono Project Mentor Attorney

“While I didn’t know at the time that I would ever apply to be on the bench, I believe my volunteer work helped to strengthen my application for appointment to the bench.”

The Hon. Erica Yew, Judge Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara

“I have had the opportunity of helping new attorneys with their first few appearances in Court. The biggest joy is to see their confidence grow as they gain the experience of the courtroom.”

Eleanor Donohue, Pro Bono Project Mentor Attorney