Arizona Bar Foundation and State Bar of Arizona Volunteer Programs
Volunteer opportunities offered through joint programs of the Arizona Bar Foundation and State Bar of Arizona include free and reduced cost legal assistance projects and with law related education programs at schools throughout Arizona.
Modest Means Project
The Modest Means Project is a partnership program of the Arizona Bar Foundation and the State Bar of Arizona. The Modest Means Project provides low-cost legal assistance to individuals who do not qualify for free legal services but cannot afford the expertise of attorneys at the standard rate. Participating Modest Means Project attorneys agree to provide eligible applicants a one-hour meeting for a fee of $75. In that meeting, participating attorneys are expected to offer only brief advice or unbundled services.
Law Related Education Programs
The Arizona Bar Foundation has volunteer opportunities available working with students and schools to teach about the law through programs like Mock Trial, We the People, Connecting with Classrooms, and Project Citizen.
State Bar of Arizona Volunteer Opportunities
The State Bar of Arizona offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. They seek volunteers to participate in various committees, to serve as mentors to less-seasoned attorneys, to participate in sections, and to teach CLE's in the AZCLE program.
AZ Free Legal Answers
AZ Free Legal Answers, a partnership program of the Arizona Bar Foundation, State Bar of Arizona, and American Bar Association, is an online virtual legal clinic. Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide answers to eligible user submitted questions online.
Wills for Heroes
Wills for Heroes, a partnership program of the Arizona Bar Foundation and State Bar of Arizona, provides free estate planning legal services to first responder personnel in Arizona.
Military/Veteran’s Legal Assistance Project
The Military/Veteran’s Legal Assistance Project is a partnership with the Arizona Bar Foundation and the State Bar of Arizona, with support from the Arizona Supreme Court. The project provides legal assistance to the active military and veterans. There is a need for volunteers to assist at legal clinics, answer questions and/or post articles on the lawforveterans.org website, provide free or Modest Means legal advice, and provide advice to other volunteer attorneys needing expertise related to the military and veterans.