These are focused and local volunteer lawyer programs that could benefit from your expertise and time offered.
Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project - Recruit, train and mentor attorneys who accept cases referred by the Project on a pro bono basis. Pro bono attorneys represent detained immigrants in removal proceedings in connection with our Florence, Eloy, and Children Programs. Depending on the stage of the proceedings, pro bono attorneys may appear before an immigration judge, the Board of Immigration Appeals, circuit courts of appeal, juvenile court, or federal district courts.
Project ALWAYS (Arizona Legal Women and Youth Services ) - is a nonprofit law firm committed to providing free legal services and system reform advocacy to empower homeless children and youth and survivors of sex trafficking. Working through referrals from our social service partners, we help clients lift the legal barriers that stand in the way of opportunity, security, and self-sufficiency.
Christian Legal Aid of Arizona - Christian Legal Aid of Arizona, Inc. was formed to provide legal aid services and spiritual counseling to the working poor and homeless of Arizona. Services are provided by Christian attorneys and law students who volunteer their time.
The Goldwater Institute's Scharf-Norton Center for Constitutional Litigation (GI) provides free legal representation to those whose constitutional rights are violated by government. GI also coordinates a national network of attorneys to assist us by offering pro bono services in states where our attorneys are not licensed. The types of cases we take include constitutional rights, campaign finance, business licensing/compliance, charter schools, education savings accounts, property rights, public records law, open meetings law, and right to try.
Step Up to Justice is a full-service free civil legal center for low-income individuals and families in Pima County, powered by the talents of volunteer attorneys. Through careful financial stewardship and technology designed to bring civil legal services to clients where and when they need them, Step Up to Justice builds connections between clients, attorneys, and community partners. Step Up to Justice accepts the following types of applicant referrals: Family Law; Minor Guardianship; Wills/Advance Directives; Consumer/Debt Collection; and Chapter 7 Bankruptcies.