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. 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. 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

East Lansing Attorney a Driving Force in Law

Pro bono legal services

East Lansing attorney David Shaltz has been a major player in Michigan’s elder law community for years. And while he has made quite a name for himself in this area of law, he has never stopped giving ...

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Robert Treat Receives 2017 Cummiskey Award

Pro bono legal services

Bob Treat is the President of QDRO Express, a law firm focusing on the preparation of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders. He has contributed to the success of the Michigan Litigation Assistance proje...

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Jill Nylander Goes Above & Beyond

Pro bono legal services

As a tireless advocate for LSEM’s low-income and senior clients, Jill Nylander goes above and beyond to ensure that clients receive a holistic approach to their problems.

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