Pro Bono Resources

Pro Se Pamphlets
Your Guide to Civil Litigation in General District Court
Your Guide to Civil Litigation in General District Court – Spanish version
Your Guide to Landlord-Tenant Disputes
Your Guide to Landlord-Tenant Disputes – Spanish version

Community Tax Law Project
provides low income Virginia taxpayers with pro bono representation in federal and state tax disputes
Elaine Javonovich

Legal Aid Justice Center
Housing Law Program
provides pro bono legal help with housing issues ranging from eviction notices to unlawful detainers
Click here for on-line training video for volunteer attorneys
(Attorney Volunteers should contact Marcel Slag for additional information and training materials)
Marcel Slag

Unemployment Insurance Pro Bono Project
Matches volunteer attorneys with low-income clients from the Metro area who are seeking unemployment benefits
Pat Levy-Lavelle

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society
Emergency Lawyer Program
provides volunteer attorneys to assist CVLAS in emergency cases
Steve Dickinson

Wills Program
Kathy Brigman

provides pro bono attorney volunteers with an on-line case management and referral system that enables them to accept and work on pro bono cases right from their own computers
Ali Fannon

Henrico County Bar Association
Pro Bono Volunteers
Chris Macturk

Hunton & Williams
Churchill Office
provides pro bono services to financially limited persons in the areas of family law, housing and real estate, and guardianships
George Hettrick

Virginia Bar Association Young Lawyers
Pro Bono Hotline
Rick Brooks

Pro Bono Clearinghouse

A Service of the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation
provides pro bono legal services to nonprofit organizations
Ali Fannon

Legal Information Network for Cancer (LINC)
provides information, education, counseling and referral services for legal assistance with issues that arise from diagnosis and treatment of cancer
Denise Kranich
804-562-0371 Ext. 6

Virginia Poverty Law Center
advocates on behalf of low-income Virginians on poverty issues
Jay Speer

Richmond Domestic Violence Project
represents victims of domestic violence in obtaining permanent protective orders in the City of Richmond Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
Click here for on-line training video for volunteer attorneys
Robbi Gray

Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Board Match

Refugee and Immigration Services
Catholic Diocese of Richmond
resettles and assists immigrants
Marilyn Breslow

Harry L. Carrico Center for Pro Bono Services
University of Richmond School of Law
pro bono services provided by law students and attorneys
Tara Louise Casey

No Fault Divorce Program
pairs volunteer attorneys with law students, who together will represent clients seeking no-fault divorces
Click here for on-line training video for volunteer attorneys
Tara Louise Casey

Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
volunteer attorneys help locate and notify individuals impacted by testing of DNA in old cases
Steve Northup

Veterans Benefits Clinic at William & Mary Law School
under attorney supervision, clinic students assist veterans with filing claims for disability compensation with the Department of Veterans Affairs

Virginia Judicial System Court Self-Help Website
provides resources and information for litigants representing themselves