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

Making Detroit a Greener Place

Other community service

The FBA for the Eastern District of Michigan’s Diversity Committee held its fourth annual Diggin' Our Diversity event.

Christina McDonald Helps Homeless Center

Other community service

Attorney Christy McDonald knows that when it comes to helping the homeless, every dollar counts.

Judge Economy Earns National Honors

Pro bono legal services

Recently, the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute honored Ingham County Probate Judge R. George Economy at the 2015 Angels in Adoption™ ceremony.