Pro Bono Resources
Legal Services Corporation Notice of Grant Funds Available for Calendar Year 2021
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announces the availability of grant funds to provide civil legal services to eligible clients during calendar year 2021. In accordance with LSC’s multiyear funding policy, grants are available for only specified service areas. On or around April 1, 2020, LSC will publish the list of service areas for which grants are available, and the service area descriptions at //www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/our-grant-programs/basic-field-grant/lsc-service-areas. The Request for Proposals (RFP), which includes instructions for preparing the grant proposal, will be published at //www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/our-grant-programs/basic-field-grant on or around June 1, 2020. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC) and the grant proposal through LSC’s online application system in order to participate in the grants process.
Please visit //www.lsc.gov/grants-grantee-resources/our-grant-programs/basic-field-grant for filing dates, applicant eligibility, submission requirements, and updates regarding the LSC grants process. Please email inquiries pertaining to the LSC grants process to LSCGrants@lsc.gov.
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.
|No Fault Divorce Program
Pairs volunteer attorneys with law students, who together will represent clients seeking no-fault divorces.
Tara Louise Casey
For the Public
Virginia Free Legal Answers
|Virginia Judicial System Court Self-Help Website
Provides resources and information for litigants representing themselves.
|Your Guide to Civil Litigation in General District Court|
|Your Guide to Civil Litigation in General District Court
|Your Guide to Landlord-Tenant Disputes||Download|
|Your Guise to Landlord-Tenant Disputes
|Central Virginia Legal Aid Society
Emergency Lawyer Program
Provides volunteer attorneys to assist CVLAS in emergency cases.
|Legal Aid Justice Center
Housing Law Program
Provides pro bono legal help with housing issues ranging from eviction notices to unlawful detainers.
(Attorney Volunteers should contact Marcel Slag for additional information and training materials)
|Community Tax Law Project
Provides low income Virginia taxpayers with pro bono representation in federal and state tax disputes
|Virginia Poverty Center
Advocates on behalf of low-income Virginians on poverty issues.
|Hunton Andrews Kurth
Provides pro bono services to financially limited persons in the areas of family law, housing and real estate, and guardianships.
|Pro Bono Clearinghouse
A Service of the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation.
Provides pro bono legal services to nonprofit organizations.
|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
|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.
Client Services be 804-562-0371 ext. 103
|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.
|Virginia Military and Legal Resource Guide
Provides help to Virginia service members, military families and veterans in understanding the unique legal protections, rights and resources available to them under the law.
|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.
|ABA Veterans Legal Services Initiative
Legal Services website resource provided by the American Bar Association regarding military legal assistance offices, legal aid and pro bono organizations, lawyer referral and information services, and military-specific programs.
2018 ABA Legal Services for Vets Website Resource Guide
|Unemployment Insurance Pro Bono Project
Matches volunteer attorneys with low-income clients from the Metro area who are seeking unemployment benefits.
|Refugee and Immigration Services
Catholic Diocese of Richmond
Resettles and assists immigrants.
|Henrico County Bar Association
Pro Bono Volunteers
|Virginia Bar Association Young Lawyers
Pro Bono Hotline
|Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
Volunteer attorneys help locate and notify individuals impacted by testing of DNA in old cases.