The willingness of so many lawyers to do pro bono work is admirable, but there is no shame in asking for money in exchange for your time and skill. The tendency of so many people to take pro bono work for granted — to expect it — is what ought to be shameful.

If you’re dying of thirst, we may give you free milk. But we make our living off of selling cows. Please don’t forget that.

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