Firm's Pro Bono Partnership with Community-University Health Care Center Profiled by Star Tribune
Stinson Leonard Street's pro bono partnership with the Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC) was recently featured in the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
Since 1993 attorneys at the firm have provided free legal services to low income CUHCC patients. The clinic was one of first in the country. Today Stinson attorneys provide about 4,000 free hours of legal services to 100 to 200 patients a year and there are 400 similar clinics across the country. Stinson attorneys help clients with cases involving immigration matters, family law, public benefits and housing issues.
"[The clinic] is in the firm’s DNA. It became the significant pro bono project of the firm,” said Theresa Hughes, the firm's pro bono director.
Read the full article: "Legal help can be the prescription for health at Minneapolis clinic."