This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.
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John Pollock

National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel
Montgomery, AL
John Pollock is a staff attorney for the Public Justice Center and has served for the past 13 years as the coordinator of the National Coalition for the Civil Right to Counsel (NCCRC). The NCCRC works to establish the right to counsel for low-income individuals in civil cases involving basic human needs such as child custody, housing, safety, and public benefits. He is the recipient of the 2018 Innovations Award from the National Legal Aid & Defender Association. Previously, John worked for the Central Alabama Fair Housing Center and the Southern Poverty Law Center. He graduated from Northeastern University School of Law. He is the author of many law review articles, including Appointment of Counsel for Civil Litigants: A Judicial Path to Ensuring the Fair and Ethical Administration of Justice, Court Review, Vol. 56 Issue 1 (2020).