It's hard enough remembering the early bird deadline for conferences that offer CPD credit and professional networking opportunities, so it's not surprising that few lawyers will have much of a concept for the calendar of legal events and seminars aimed at the public.
There is, nonetheless, always something
going on, some public workshop, community outreach event, or library-sponsored public forum. These aim to inform the broader populace — or in many cases educate niches of society, such as youth, elders, immigrants, etc., who may have concerns and interests that make them unique in the legal system.
Take, for instance, a wave of recent events...