DSBA Bar Journal - Improving Access to Justice Through Legal Education

The Honorable Henry duPont Ridgely (Wilmington), a former Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, taught East African judges about commercial litigation through a New Perimeter project. His article in the DSBA Bar Journal describes his experience and the international interest in, and the importance of, legal education in building and strengthening legal systems abroad.

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New Perimeter is a nonprofit organization established by global law firm DLA Piper to provide pro bono legal assistance in under-served regions around the world to support access to justice, social and economic development and sound legal institutions. Founded in 2005 as a result of our firm’s commitment to support legal advancement worldwide, New Perimeter’s vision is to harness the skills and talents DLA Piper lawyers to further a more just world for all.


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