Current Cases

Download our current case list by clicking here!   

If you are interested in a particular case, please contact Managing Attorney for Volunteer Engagement Kathleen Legendre at 504-581-4043 Ext. 207. 

What pro bono work gives to you:

  • Hone skills, introduction to new practice areas
  • Easy court appearances - curator for absentee, simple divorce answers if filed
  • Opportunity to handle case solo early in legal career
  • Network with other volunteers
  • Fulfill responsibility under code of professional conduct
  • CLE credit
  • Satisfaction of helping someone who otherwise would not have had access to justice!

What The Pro Bono Project and its network can help you with:

  • Interpreters/translators 
  • Private Investigators for locating adverser parties 
  • Free or low-cost Process Servers 
  • Free CLEs and other training 
  • Court reporters 
  • Training materials and sample pleadings 
  • Location to meet our pro bono clients 
  • Mentorship by staff and seasoned volunteers 
  • Malpractice insurance (secondary)

Sample Areas of Law Available

  • ADOPTION (Intra-family)
  • BANKRUPTCY
  • FAILURE TO RETURN SECURITY DEPOSIT
  • CHILD SUPPORT
  • CONSUMER
  • IMMIGRATION
  • INTERDICTION
  • NAME CHANGE - MINOR
  • PATERNITY & VISITATION
  • PROPERTY
  • SOCIAL SECURITY APPEAL
  • TAX
  • TORT
  • WAGE CLAIMS
  • WILLS, POWER OF ATTORNEY, TUTRIX
  • and more!

Call Kathleen to find out more: 504-581-4043 x 207

Download our current case list by clicking here!