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RULE 3:07
MASSACHUSETTS RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT
1. PUBLIC SERVICE
[Including amendments through 07/01/2005]
RULE 6.1 VOLUNTARY PRO BONO PUBLICO SERVICES

A lawyer should provide annually at least 25 hours of pro bono publico legal services for the benefit of persons of limited means. In providing these professional services, the lawyer should: (a) provide all or most of the 25 hours of pro bono publico legal services without compensation or expectation of compensation to persons of limited means, or to charitable, religious, civic, community, governmental, and educational organizations in matters that are designed primarily to address the needs of persons of limited means. The lawyer may provide any remaining hours by delivering legal services at substantially reduced compensation to persons of limited means or by participating in activities for improving the law, the legal system, or the legal profession that are primarily intended to benefit persons of limited means;