Over the years pbi has worked with inhouse counsel in more than a dozen jurisdictions to change restrictive practice rules that limit inhouse pro bono currently all but two states permit inhouse counsel licensed in other us jurisdictions to represent their instate employer but many of these states limit representation to the employerclient.
We push each other to evergreater pro bono service from representing international refugees fleeing persecution to helping lowincome entrepreneurs launch a business we give our time and skills to ensure equal access to justice.
pro bono manual the pro bono manual is a practical guide and resource kit for solicitors looking to develop a pro bono programme either inhouse or in a law firm.
The justice gap in the state is an unfortunate fact more than 80 of people and communities in poverty cannot afford a lawyer and as a result lose their homes children jobs health benefits and access to quality education.
About the department of pro bono services the new york state bar association nysba has a long and proud tradition of advocating for equal access to justice for all new yorkers in civil matters through a combination of governmentfunded legal services programs and voluntary pro bono service by private practitioners.
Attorneys interested in providing pro bono legal services can find opportunities in the county closest to their office or home use the links below to find a pro bono.
practising law institute pli is a nonprofit learning organization dedicated to keeping attorneys and other professionals at the forefront of knowledge and expertise through our continuing legal education programs webcasts and publications.
Volunteer in profile vip the vip volunteer in profile program highlights alberta lawyers who make a difference through pro bono legal service delivery.
external pro bono placements penn law students are welcome to do pro bono through external pro bono opportunities organized by tpic at community public interest organizations and government agencies.