Trial Lawyers Care Week: Pro Bono Opportunities Abound
Trial Lawyers Care Week is a great opportunity to consider donating some of your time to worthy causes on a pro bono basis. Organizations in virtually every corner of our state need volunteer lawyers to help those in need.
Here is a lengthy list of organizations looking for volunteer attorneys. Consider where you live and work, where your skills might best match up, and consider reaching out to one or more of these organizations soon. It’s a great chance to make a difference.
Center for Children & Youth Justice, Lawyers Fostering Independence
206-696-7503, ext. 24
615 Second Ave., Suite 275
Seattle, WA 98104
International Refugee Assistance Project – Seattle University Law School Chapter
901 12th Ave.
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Native American Law Center/Tribal Court Public Defense Clinic
William H. Gates Hall, Suite 265
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 98145
Seattle University School of Law Peterson Law Clinic
Paul Michael Holland
1112 E. Columbia St.
Seattle, WA 98122-4458
University of Washington School of Law Federal Tax Clinic
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 98145-1110
Kitsap Immigrant Assistance Center
Sally Tellekson, Exec. Director
Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Program
621 Tacoma Ave. S., Suite 303
Tacoma, WA 98402-2330
Federal Tax Clinic, University Legal Assistance
Jennifer A. Gellner, LL.M
P.O. Box 3528
Spokane, WA 99220-3528
Spokane County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Program
1704 W. Broadway Ave.
Spokane, WA 99201-1818
Blue Mountain Action Council Volunteer Attorney Program
509-529-4980, ext. 126
1520 Kelly Place, Suite 140
Walla Walla, WA 99363