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Current Cases

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Curious about the case acceptance process? Click here for a quick tutorial.

Contact Managing Attorney for Volunteer Engagement Kathleen Legendre at 504.581.4043 Ext. 207 to get started.

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 adverse 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 Defense

  • Wage Claims

  • Wills, Power of Attorney, Tutrix

    and more.

Download our current case list by clicking here.