Pro Bono Legal Assistance
Public Interest legal organizations in the Philadelphia area provide our students with outstanding opportunities to learn the practice of law and to help improve the lives of clients. Lawyers in these organizations have developed expertise in many fields of law, and they may be able to provide their services for free for low fees. If you are seeking legal help, here is a list of organizations that provide free or low cost legal services.
We are providing this list merely for your information. We strive to keep this information up to date, but due to the rapidly changing nature of the law, we cannot guarantee that information here is accurate. It is definitely not comprehensive; there are other resources and organizations that may be able to help you.
We are not responsible for any information or advice you receive through resources you find on this website. By providing these resources, we are not giving you legal advice. We will not, and we cannot, establish an attorney-client relationship with you.
We hope you find the information on this website useful. Thank you for visiting!
General Legal Assistance
If you would like legal advice or further information from organizations in the Philadelphia area, you can try
- finding a private attorney through the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Referral System;
- seeking free legal advice from Community Legal Services, Philadelphia Legal Assistance, and other local organizations. Many organizations have limitations on who they can represent, such as income limits.
In Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Bar Association provides referral information on its website.