The Role of Government and Bar Associations in Developing and Strengthening Pro Bono Culture

Saor Siagian

Job Title: Head of Pro Bono Division Organization: PERADI Bio: Saor is an active lawyer and instructor on legal issues. Aside from PERADI, he is also active as Coordinator in Defender Team on Freedom of Religion, and in the Association of Human Rights as Chairman of Board of Ethics. He has been providing pro bono services, and the one for religious minority being the success story. Saor holds master degree from Gadjah Mada University and has law firm. View Day 1... view profile

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Francisca Alfiani

Job Title: Secretary of Legal Aid Committee Organization: PERADI Bio: Francisca has been active in providing pro bono services since 2011, assisting drug and trafficking cases the most among others. She is managing five lawyers in providing pro bono services at the court. Despite having her own law firm, Francisca dedicates her time to provide legal aid for marginalized people for free. With her master degree from Gadjah Mada University, she is a well-known... view profile

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Nirmala Many

Job Title: Lawyer, Academic and Researcher Organization: Indonesian Bar Association (PERADI); Nirmala Many & Partners Law Firm Bio: Profession: Licensed lawyer since 2002-now (litigation and non litigation). Managing Partner at Nirmala Many & Partners Law Firm, Jakarta. Faculty Member, Business Law Department, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Researcher, lecturer and legal consultant with specialization on law of the sea, maritime and... view profile

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Tanguy Lim

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer Organization: Law Society Pro Bono Services (LSPBS) Bio: Tanguy Lim is the Chief Executive Officer of the Law Society Pro Bono Services (LSPBS) charity and Institution of Public Character. LSPBS was established by the Law Society of Singapore to implement its vision for the provision of pro bono legal services in Singapore. Besides administering a spectrum of legal literacy, advice and representation programmes for individuals... view profile

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Changho Kim

Job Title: Legal Fellow Organization: Human Rights Now (HRN) Bio: Changho Kim is a lawyer admitted in Japan, and works as a fellow at Human Rights Now (HRN), a Tokyo-based international human rights organization. He is in charge of HRN’s business and human rights projects and UN advocacy projects. He is a third-generation Korean living in Japan, and has actively involved in human rights issues in Japan with a special focus on ethnic and religious minorities.... view profile

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Emma Dunlevie

Job Title: Pro Bono Manager & Special Counsel Organization: Russell Kennedy Lawyers Bio: Emma manages the Pro Bono practice at Russell Kennedy Lawyers (RK), and leads RK’s pro bono humanitarian and refugee law practice. She chairs the Unaccompanied Humanitarian Minor Consortium and has led RK’s legal teams in various Federal Court and High Court proceedings relating to refugee matters. Emma holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Bachelor of Arts (Politics)(Hons),... view profile

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