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Join us and hundreds of lawyers, advocates, and NGOs for the 2022 PILnet Global Forum to be held in Dublin, October 17 – 19!

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In 2021, the Forum brought together 330 participants from 42 countries!

2021 Featured Speakers

Sara Hossain

Deputy Head of Chambers, Dr. Kamal Hossain and Associates

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Angela Mudukuti

International Criminal Justice Lawyer

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Zuzanna Rudzińska-Bluszcz

Polish Human Rights Lawyer

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PILnet Global Awards

Congratulations to this year’s winners! PILnet’s Global Awards celebrate and honor the extraordinary efforts made by you to strengthen civil society, advance social change, and protect the public interest.

PILnet Local Impact Award

Pro Bono Against Online Gender-Based Violence by Fernando Pombo Foundation, Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Luz Casanova Foundation & Carlos III University

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PILnet Global Partnership Award

Accountability for Yazidi Survivors of Atrocities by Da’esh by Hogan Lovells, Lotus Flower Charity, and Global Survivors Fund

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PILnet Pro Bono Publico Award

PILnet is thrilled to honor ATLAS Women: Acting Together: Law, Advice, Support in recognition of their collective efforts of its members in response to the crisis in Afghanistan.


The PILnet Global Forum highlighted that the need for pro bono is rising and so is the need for new, innovative ways to deliver these services to enhance access to justice globally.

Rachel Ampaire Mishambi, Programme Manager, The Hague Institute for the Innovation of Law

PILnet strengthens all links to create opportunities for social change by using a golden key: Law.

Gregory Vijayendran, President, Law Society of Singapore

I’ve attended the PILnet Forum for many years and each year I come away with a new insight and connection. It is a unique space bringing together a global community with the common aim of improving access to justice through the power of pro bono.

Eithne Lynch, Pro Bono Associate at A&L Goodbody