In recent widely reported comments to the Rochester, N.Y., chapter of the Federalist Society Lawyers Division, the Honorable Dennis G. Jacobs, Chief Judge of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, questioned whether high-visibility pro bono "impact" litigation undertaken by large law firms was actually in the public interest.
High-Visibility Pro Bono Litigation:
The Legal Intelligencer
January 20, 2009