The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) is a membership organization of over 135 attorneys and practice group managers who run pro bono practices in 85 of the world’s largest law firms.
APBCo’s mission is to maximize access to justice through the delivery of pro bono legal services by:
- Advancing the model of the full-time law firm pro bono counsel
- Supporting and enhancing the professional development of pro bono counsel
- Serving as the voice of the law firm pro bono community
If you are interested in becoming an APBCo member, please click here.
APBCo does not provide pro bono legal services or referrals to legal aid or public interest agencies. If you believe you need a lawyer, please contact your local bar association or go to www.lawhelp.org.
NEWS & UPDATES
Unaccompanied Minors – Letter to Vice President Biden
September 18, 2014
APBCo, the American Immigration Lawyers Association and several leading legal services organizations sent a letter to Vice President Biden offering recommendations to the Administration for facilitating legal representation for children and families in immigration proceedings.
Second Chances in the Second City
August 1, 2014
The Chicago Lawyer Magazine highlights Chicago APBCo IMPACT's Second Chance initiative, quoting APBCo's immediate past president Latonia Haney Keith and APBCo founder Greg McConnell on the critical importance of this initiative in the Chicago community.