The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) is a membership organization of over 165 attorneys and practice group managers who run pro bono practices in almost 100 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
APBCo Releases MMM 2.0
November 5, 2015
Today APBCo released its Statement on the Eligibility of Non-Profit Entities, For-Profit Entities, Social Enterprise Entities and Impact Finance Transactions for Pro Bono Legal Services (aka: MMM2.0 – Mission | Matter | Means), which provides additional guidance for evaluating whether legal work on behalf of such entities qualifies for pro bono legal assistance.
Having an IMPACT: A New Pro Bono Paradigm
October 30, 2015
APBCo board members David Lash and Al Wallis place a spotlight on APBCo's “IMPACT Project” ("Involving More Pro Bono Attorneys in our Communities Together") in an article published by the ABA in its online Dialogue magazine.