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

Attorneys and Law Students Help Non-Profits

Pro bono legal services

The University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, the Real Property Law Section, and Michigan Community Legal Resources recently teamed up to provide assistance to four non-profit organizations.

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SBM Lawyers ‘Deliver’ on MLK Day

Other community service

Cynthia Ward participated in the MLK Day of Service at the Tri-County Office on Aging. Volunteers convened in the Sam & Eva Eyde Kitchen for Independence and were tasked with preparing 900 "R Bags."

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Expungement Clinic Helps Detroiters

Pro bono legal services

On Saturday, February 24, 2018, Delta Sigma Theta, in partnership with Lakeshore Legal Aid, is hosting another Expungement Clinic. Attorneys are encouraged to volunteer and help!

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