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 DHS Deputy Secretary Ali Mayorkas
October 12, 2014
APBCo sent a letter to DHS Deputy Secretary Ali Mayorkas offering recommendations to the Administration for facilitating legal representation for children and families in immigration proceedings.
New Mission for Lawyers: Free Aid to Young Immigrants
October 1, 2014
The Wall Street Journal quoted APBCo board members Ellen Josef and David Lash and APBCo member Katie Marquart in a recent article focused on the importance of providing pro bono representation to unaccompanied immigrant minors.