Helaine Barnett

Q&A: Helaine Barnett

By Andrew Denney |

For half a century, Helaine Barnett, who chairs the state's Permanent Commission on Access to Justice, has championed efforts to provide legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. She discusses her career and efforts to meet civil legal services for low income New Yorkers.

Joshua A. Levine

Q&A: Joshua Levine

By Jeff Storey |

The Simpson Thacher partner discusses the firm's pro bono work on the case of Reggie Clemons, who was sentenced to death in connection with the 1991 deaths of two young girls. Levine argued Clemons' case in the Missouri Supreme Court, which recently vacated the conviction and sentence.