Guidance2018-12-03T11:09:19+00:00

GUIDANCE

APBCO REPORT: Improving Access to Justice Through Law Firm Pro Bono highlights the history of APBCo and our current initiatives and collaborations.

Statement on the Eligibility of Non-Profit Entities, For-Profit Entities, Social Enterprise Entities and Impact Finance Transactions for Pro Bono Legal Services (aka: Mission-Matter-Means 2.0) provides additional guidance for evaluating whether legal work on behalf of such entities qualifies for pro bono legal assistance.

FAQs: Law Firm Pro Bono FAQs addresses the frequently asked questions regarding law firm pro bono practices and the role of a pro bono counsel.

Considerations for the Placement of Law Firm Attorneys into Public Interest Organizations outlines key issues to consider as law firms and public interest agencies explore the placement of law firm attorneys and law graduate incoming associates into public interest positions.

Recommendations: New York State Bar Proposed Pro Bono Admission Requirement articulates APBCo’s recommendations for states contemplating the development of a pro bono requirement for admission to the state bar.