Pro Bono

If you are a client seeking no cost civil legal services, please apply for LSA services HERE, or connect with your local Volunteer Attorney Program (VLP).  Which VLP program you contact depends on where you live in the state.

Click here to find your local VLP program.

Pro Bono for Attorneys, Law Students, Professionals, and Community Members

With your participation, Legal Services Alabama and our partners throughout the state are able to increase access to justice for Alabamians that live at or below the poverty level. Through a network of Volunteer Lawyer Programs, Alabama Free Legal Answers, and LSA’s private attorney involvement activities, there are multiple opportunities to volunteer your time and expertise! The civil legal needs of our clients typically cover multiple practice areas, most notably consumer protection, housing preservation and foreclosure defense, and domestic violence response and prevention.

We especially need assistance with LSA’s new Housing Pro Bono Project assisting with eviction defense and prevention.

Please note: LSA’s Partners for Justice Program is designed to complement existing staff services and specific legal areas of need. This means that program attorneys are selected based on areas of practice, location, and the needs of the local office. Attorneys who practice in rural counties are encouraged to apply.

Fill out the Pro Bono Inquiry Form below to get started! If you have any questions, please connect with Nell Brimmer, Managing Attorney of Client Access & Pro Bono, at 334-777-1754 or

Pro Bono Inquiry Form

Volunteer Lawyer Programs

Volunteer Lawyers Birmingham
(Jefferson County)
(205) 250-5198

Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program
(Madison County)
(256) 539-2275

Montgomery Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Program
(Montgomery County)
(334) 265-0222

South Alabama Volunteer Lawyers Program
(Mobile, Baldwin, Washington and Clarke counties)
(251) 438-1102 or (855) 997-2857

Alabama State Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program
(all other counties)
(888) 857-8571