Volunteer Lawyers Project Opportunities
Wisconsin lawyers have a tradition of service to the community through pro bono work. Our Volunteer Lawyers Project offers attorneys the opportunity to carry on this important tradition. No matter your level of experience or area of expertise, Legal Action needs you because our clients need you.
Consumer Advocacy & Bankruptcy Advice Project
Attorneys register to assess the merits of each client's case and provide legal advice. 2016 forms will be posted soon.
Domestic Violence Injunction Project
Attorneys volunteer to prepare for and appear at final injunction hearings. To serve on this project, please contact the VLP Coordinator at 414-278-7722 or 1-888-278-0633.
Legal Advice Projects
Volunteer attorneys interview clients at sites in Milwaukee & Dane Counties. Volunteers assess the merits of each client's case and provide legal advice. 2016 forms will be posted soon.
Pro Bono QDRO Project
Volunteer employee benefit attorneys assist VLP and Legal Action attorneys in cases where QDRO (Qualified Domestic Relations Order) issues arise. Contact the VLP Coordinator at 414-278-7722 or 1-888-278-0633.
Pro Bono Representation Panels
Volunteers provide free legal representation to low-income clients in the counties of the volutneer lawyer's choice. We need volunteer attorneys in every area of civil law. Contact the VLP Coordinator at 414-278-7722 or 1-888-278-0633.