ARIZONA FORWARD 2015
L to R: John Phelps, CEO/Executive Director, State Bar of Arizona and ARIZONA FORWARD Co-Chair; William C. Hubbard, President, American Bar Association; Chief Justice Scott Bales, Arizona Supreme Court; Jeffrey Willis, Partner, Snell & Wilmer LLP and ARIZONA FORWARD Co-Chair; Richard Platt, President, State Bar of Arizona
ARIZONA FORWARD brought community leaders together to participate in a focused examination of the issues relating to the delivery of, and the public's access to, legal sevices in Arizona.
Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Scott Bales invited guests from the courts, law firms, Native American tribes, law schools, legal associations, government agencies, civic and other non-profit organizations to attend. A group of 110 leaders participated in the all-day event which was held at the State Courts building on Friday, April 3, 2015. Click here to view the list of attendees.
Lawyers and judges responded to a pre-conference survey developed by the ABA Commission of the Delivery of Legal Services. Click here to view the survey results.
The sponsors are grateful to the 15-member planning committee.
Learn more about the future of legal services in Arizona and the United States:
Arizona Forward Program and Committee Members
Arizona Forward: Conference Report and Recommendations
ABA Report on the Future of Legal Services
For more information about ARIZONA FORWARD contact:
This event was co-sponsored by the Arizona Supreme Court, the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Arizona, and the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.