Atlanta, GA, February 2, 2017 – Esquire Deposition Solutions (www.esquiresolutions.com), the nation’s leading provider of court reporting, video, and interpreting services, is proud to announce it is sponsoring the Atlanta Volunteer Legal Foundation (AVLF) for the 2017 calendar year.
AVLF offers “the best legal representation money can’t buy,” and is the largest provider of pro bono legal services in Greater Atlanta. AVLF directly serves almost 5,000 people each year and reaches hundreds more through community outreach and workshops. Since 1979, AVLF has promoted access to justice by inspiring attorneys to provide high-quality education, advocacy, and representation at no charge to low-income families with basic civil legal needs. AVLF’s staff trains, mentors, and supports pro bono attorneys to assist low-income people at critical times.
“We are delighted that Esquire will serve as a generous sponsor of AVLF events through 2017,” states AVLF Executive Director Martin Ellin. “Esquire’s support will allow us to sustain, and even grow, the pro bono programs on which our clients rely when facing civil legal issues. We thank Esquire for continuing to be a leader of the Atlanta community’s effort to promote equal access to justice.”
“Esquire is committed to the legal community we serve, not just with the services we provide, but through our corporate social responsibility initiatives,” stated Avi Stadler, General Counsel of Esquire Deposition Solutions. “We support organizations like AVLF throughout the country that are engaging in pro bono work. Esquire is committed to the promotion of equal access to justice in Atlanta and throughout the country. It is an honor to partner with such a worthy organization.”
Esquire Deposition Solutions will support three key AVLF networking and fundraising events planned in 2017:
PurSHOEing Justice: a fundraiser designed to recognize the legal issues facing domestic violence victims and the volunteers and programs who help them. The event will be held February 8, 2017 at King & Spalding in Atlanta. To register or sponsor the event, go to www.purshoeingjustice.org.
Beer Tasting & BBQ Battle: a fundraiser that is a joint effort of AVLF and Atlanta Legal Aid Society and supports the critical programs administered by each organization in the Atlanta area. The 5th annual event will be held on June 8, 2017 at Park Tavern in Midtown Atlanta.
AVLF Winetasting: a celebration of the Atlanta legal community’s commitment to pro bono legal service. The event will be held in November 2017. The 26th annual winetasting is expected to draw over a thousand guests to demonstrate support for AVLF and its mission.
For more information about AVLF – including news, event details, ways to get help, and how to donate or volunteer – visit their web site: www.AVLF.org.