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Pro Bono & Public Service

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We are dedicated to serving our community and providing legal services to those in need.  We offer a variety of service opportunities to allow our members to give back while developing their skills in different areas of law. 

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Discover Pro Bono Month

October is pro bono month. Find pro bono opportunities in your practice area, or attend an upcoming or on-demand training to get the skills you need to take a case.

Upcoming Pro Bono Opportunities

Oct 13
Service

BBA Webinar: Eviction Training Basics

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register
Oct 14
Service

BBA Webinar: Wage Theft Clinic Training

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Register
Oct 26
Community

Project Citizenship Workshop

9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Register
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Other Opportunities

There are several organizations providing legal services in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. MassProBono’s volunteer search option enables you to browse volunteer opportunities based on your location, area of interest, availability, and more! Trainings and program details can be found at massprobono.org.

The Eastern Region Legal Intake Service (ERLI) will provide intake, advice, and referral services to low-income persons seeking legal assistance in Eastern Massachusetts. This program is run through the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association. Clients in need of legal advice will be scheduled for telephone advice sessions with pro bono attorneys. If you are interested in volunteering with ERLI, please contact Eric Davey at edavey@vlpnet.org.

Are you looking for a flexible pro bono opportunity that allows you to make a meaningful contribution when, where and how it is most convenient for you? Join Mass Legal Answers Online or learn more at masslao.org.

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Volunteer

Looking to get more involved?  Contact us to learn more about which of our opportunities will best suit your interests and expertise.

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The Boston Bar Foundation supports the pro bono and public service projects of the BBA through a number of generous grants.