Volunteer Spotlights

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Matthew Crow

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I’m a Board Certified Specialist in Consumer Bankruptcy Law. My father practiced consumer bankruptcy law for 30 years before I joined his office and I’ve taken over that focus for the past 21 years.  Our office is located...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Penni Bradshaw

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I have practiced immigration law with the labor and employment boutique firm Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, since 2005. I started out with Kilpatrick Townsend in 1980 doing employment law litigation, and overtime began transitioning to immigration,...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Allison Standard Constance

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I am the Director of Pro Bono Initiatives at UNC School of Law. I do some general students affairs work but spend most of my time coordinating and supervising the Pro Bono Program at Carolina Law. I...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Emily Dezio

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I practice primarily in family law with a significant amount of appellate work, some district court criminal and some special proceedings. I am self-employed. Emily Sutton Dezio, P.A. I love those moments when I am able to...

Highlighting Assistant Dean Stella Boswell

What is your regular practice area: Where do you work? What do you love most about your job? I do not have a regular practice area as I oversee the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono at Duke University School of Law which has main charges: To promote pro bono service by law students...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney James R. Allen

What is his regular practice area: Where does he work? What does he love most about his job? James is the Assistant General Counsel for Alliance Health, a position he has held since March 2018. He loves that he never gets bored with his job due to the diversity of his work and projects. For...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney A. Carter Arey

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?    I am Innovation Counsel at McGuireWoods. I focus on helping to increase value to our clients by empowering our lawyers to provide legal services in an efficient and cost effective...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney D. Martin Warf

Tell me about your regular practice area:  Where do you practice and what do you do?  What do you love most about your job? I am engaged in a commercial litigation practice at Nelson Mullins.  I typically represent companies in litigation matters with other businesses or consumers.  For the last few years, I have been...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Enyonam Williams

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?  I am an Assistant General Counsel at UNC Greensboro. My current practice area is higher education law which encompasses a multitude of practice areas including employment, real estate, intellectual property, compliance and...

Highlighting Pro Bono Attorney Stuart Russell

Tell me about your regular practice area: Where do you practice and what do you do? What do you love most about your job?  I primarily focus on commercial and municipal litigation. I enjoy helping clients solve complex problems and making arguments in court.   What is your most recent pro bono experience?  I am currently...