skip to content

Pro Bono Net

Lawyers serving the public good.

Report Highlights Effect Of Pro Bono Legal Services (TN)

Friday, October 21, 2016

"The Tennessee Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission’s released annual report shows Tennessee attorneys are donating more than 500,000 hours of their time annually worth more than $100 million.

For the calendar year 2014, nearly half of all attorneys reported doing some kind of pro bono work. The report shows 7,615 attorneys practicing in Tennessee provided 568,170 hours of pro bono, an average of over 74 hours per reporting attorney.  The value of these services is estimated to be over $113 million. Pro bono is a Latin term meaning “for the public good.”..."

Read Article Here

Thanks to PBN Sponsors:

  • LexisNexis
Pro Bono and legal aid attorney resources - Pro Bono Net

Volunteer Profile

Margaret "Peggy" Wojkowski is the Co-Supervising Manager at the Self-Help Web Center at the Cook Country Circuit Court in Illinois. LEARN MORE

Not a lawyer?

Need legal help?

LawHelp.org

Legal info for the public

Webby Winner Logo

LawHelp.org Named Best Law Site in 2007 Webby Awards