A Lawyer Helps

All the Ways A Lawyer Helps

Pro Bono Initiative

Lawyers volunteer to provide free legal services to low-income families or nonprofit agencies who serve those in need. It is one way to fulfill the duties in the Pro Bono Standard. Pro Bono Initiative—More Info

Access to Justice Fund

Lawyers make donations to the Access To Justice Fund to support civil legal aid for the poor. It is one way to meet obligations under the voluntary Pro Bono Standard. Access to Justice Fund—More Info

Volunteer Services

In addition to giving pro bono legal services to the poor and monetary donations for legal aid, many lawyers also give time to other community efforts. Share Your Story

Wayne Law Students Dig In During Orientation

Other community service

First-year Wayne Law students, along with several faculty and staff members, took part in the second-annual Michigan Urban Farming Initiative in Detroit.

Lawyer Spearheads Benefit for the Homeless

Other community service

Okemos attorney Shane Goodale has always strived to help those in need.

Brian Barkey Has Pro Bono Bite

Pro bono legal services

Genesee County Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Brian Barkey walks the walk by donating a serious amount of time to helping those in need.