Ways to Volunteer

Conduct a
"Know Your Rights" Clinic

Give Legal Advice

Fully Represent
a Pro Bono Client

Mentor New Attorneys

PRO BONO AT NNJLS
There is an urgent and unmet need in our community to bridge the justice gap for our most vulnerable neighbors.

Upcoming Trainings

Family Law Training Series


In order to meet the incredible demand of our family law clients, we are hosting a summer series of family law-specific training. We are in urgent need of attorneys, law graduates, and paralegals to meet this demand and hope you join us at one or all of these trainings to get you started volunteering in family cases.

Wednesday, July 21 | 10am-11:30am | 1.5 CLE credits
Working with Families: How to Handle Basic Child Support, Custody and Parenting Time Cases

Wednesday, August 18 | 10am-11:30am | 1.5 CLE credits
Basic Spousal Support / Alimony Training for Pro Bono Attorneys

Wednesday, September 15 | 10am-11:30am | 1.5 CLE credits
Representing Clients in FRO Trials





To sign up for the trainings, you must register in our new volunteer system. Prior experience in the legal areas are not required to attend trainings.

Sign Up to Volunteer

Welcome volunteers! We're using a new volunteer management system, VolunteerHub to help manage our volunteer opportunities. Sign up today so you can fully access all our new opportunities and sign up , including future CLE trainings!

For onboarding, click here.

For more Pro Bono opportunities in New Jersey, please visit probononj.org via
Legal Services of New Jersey.

Contact Us

For any questions, comments or ideas please don't hesitate to contact us!

Pro Bono Director

Cindy Lou Cuesta

Pro Bono Manager

Nisha Thompson

General e-mail:
ProBonoNNJLS@lsnj.org

Call or Text:
551-775-0009

 

TRAINING RESOURCES
Our training hub will launch in Fall 2021. We've heard your requests for more on-demand training and resources and it's in the works. Once you're signed up as an active volunteer through VolunteerHub you'll be sent a password to access training resources to help you better serve our clients.