Center for Pro Bono

We provide technical assistance and planning advice to a wide range of constituents in the field, including bar associations, pro bono programs, legal services offices, bar leaders, law schools, corporate counsel, judges and government attorneys. 

Submit a Workshop Proposal for the 2021 EJC Conference

Review the guidelines for workshops, view the video and submit your proposals. The deadline for submissions has been extended to October 30, 2020.

COVID-19 and Pro Bono

View resources realted to pro bono organizations and management and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Knowledge Center

The Center maintains a Knowledge Center of documents related to pro bono program operations, supportive pro bono, and promotion of pro bono.

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Become an ABA Member

For public interest lawyers serving the common good, the American Bar Association is your home for building a public interest legal practice and championing the issues important to you.

Resources

The Center for Pro Bono offers a variety of resources to assure the success of your pro bono program.

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Directory of Law School Public Interest and Pro Bono Programs

There are over 200 ABA accredited law schools. See how they handle pro bono and public interest work and get their students engaged in service.

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Support Our Projects

Your donation supports our efforts to increase the delivery of pro bono legal services to persons who cannot otherwise afford an attorney.

The Power of Pro Bono

The ABA Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence and the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service have developed a judicial toolkit to assist courts in POWER Act implementation.

Publications

View our publications aimed at improving and developing the delivery of pro bono legal services to low income persons.

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National Pro Bono Opportunities Guide

Find pro bono organizations near you and serving your area of interest. This directory contains hundreds of pro bono programs in all U.S. jurisdictions.

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Pro Bono Exchange

The Pro Bono Exchange is the Center for Pro Bono's blog containing and exchange of pro bono delivery ideas, experiences and discussion.

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Support Our Projects

Your donation supports our efforts to increase the delivery of pro bono legal services to persons who cannot otherwise afford an attorney.

Peer Consulting Project

Through the Peer Consulting Project, the Center for Pro Bono makes available the expertise of experienced volunteer consultants.

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About Us

The Center for Pro Bono is a major project of the Committee and its implementation arm. The Center provides technical assistance and planning advice to a wide range of constituents in the field, including bar associations, pro bono programs, legal services offices, bar leaders, law schools, corporate counsel, judges and government attorneys.