PILnet provides pro bono opportunities for legal professionals to put their skills and expertise to work for civil society organizations around the world. Through PILnet, legal professionals also have the opportunity to share their legal knowledge and experience with law students and new legal professionals to support a new generation of lawyers. Lawyers can also learn about public interest law at learning and networking events hosted by PILnet.

Provide Pro Bono

Pro Bono Clearinghouses

Join PILnet’s law firm network today to take legal matters that support the programs and operations of civil society organizations in jurisdictions around the world.

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Pro Bono Fridays

Volunteer to provide legal advice in one-on-one consultations with Hungarian civil society organizations.

Legal advice in Hungary

Virtual Legal Clinic

Offer legal advice on questions related to Covid-19 in one-on-one consultations or by email with organizations in Hong Kong.

Legal advice in Hong Kong

Law Student Mentoring

Mentor, guide, and encourage teams of law students with innovative ideas to advance the public interest in Hong Kong.

Mentor students

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Global Forum

Join 400 lawyers and advocates from around the world to forge alliances and develop strategies for using the law to protect civil society and the communities they serve.

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Workshops and Webinars

Sign up for trainings to increase your legal knowledge on a variety of topics to advance the public interest.

Upcoming events

Hong Kong Roundtable

Participate in PILnet's Hong Kong Roundtable, a network of legal professionals who coordinate and activate pro bono efforts in Hong Kong.

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Forced Displacement

Make a pledge of pro bono support together with more than 125 law firms and organizations around the world to protect refugees.

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Anti-Trafficking in Persons

Join a network of pro bono lawyers and anti-trafficking organizations to protect trafficked persons in Hong Kong, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand, and Cambodia.

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European Pro Bono Alliance

Join the European Pro Bono Alliance to participate in learning and networking events to strengthen, champion, and inform the European pro bono movement.

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Related

Pro Bono for Racial Justice

Interview with Brenna DeVaney, a member of Law Firm Antiracism Alliance and Director of Pro Bono Programs at Skadden, Arps, Meagher & Flom. Skadden.

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Removing Barriers to Access to Justice in Hong Kong

A dialogue on how the legal profession can best meet legal needs, highlighting untapped resources within the profession.

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Effects of Covid-19 on Access to Justice

Four part series by Claire Donse at DLA Piper for PILnet.

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The Future of Pro Bono

Reflections on a dialogue at the 2019 PILnet Global Forum.

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