This page provides information for attorneys seeking to volunteer. If you are a person in need of legal help, please visit our I Need Help page for information on applying for services.

Attorney Case Pledge Form

  • Cases assigned by the Pro Bono Program are screened for merit, and clients must meet financial eligibility requirements.
  • Pro Bono attorneys are asked to take cases only in the area of law selected on their pledge forms.
  • Pro Bono attorneys are always contacted by the Program prior to the referral of a case.
  • The Pro Bono Program pays all costs and expenses incurred on pro bono cases (such as mileage and incidentals).
  • The Pro Bono Program provides malpractice insurance on each pro bono case.

Can You Help?
Make a Donation.

Your support is needed to secure justice for low-income families in your community now and in the years to come.

State Bar of Michigan’s Voluntary Pro Bono Standard urges all its members to annually:
  • Handle 3 Pro Bono cases;
  • Provide 30 hours of pro bono services; or
  • Donate $300 (or $500 if able) to an organization such as ours.

For more information, please contact:

Lacy Cook
Fund Development Director & Pro Bono Coordinator
616-608-8044

Legal Aid of Western Michigan

  • Grand Rapids

    (Kent, Ionia, Mecosta & Montcalm)

    25 Division Ave S, Ste 300
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

  • Kalamazoo

    (Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph & Van Buren)

    201 W Kalamazoo Ave, Ste 427
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

  • Holland

    (Allegan & Ottawa)

    636 Hastings Ave
    Holland, MI 49423

  • Muskegon

    (Lake, Mason, Muskegon,
    Newaygo, Oceana & Osceola)

    450 Morris Ave, Ste 104
    Muskegon, MI 49440

  • St. Joseph

    (Berrien)

    901 Port St
    St. Joseph, MI 49085