Volunteer Opportunities and Pro Bono Assistance

As Chief Judge Federico A. Moreno recently stated: “[O]ur District is embarking in a new direction that hopefully will result in more unrepresented litigants obtaining counsel than ever before. And we need your help! …. I urge all members of the Southern District to join us in a renewed commitment to assist the unrepresented in this District.” (Click here to read the entire message)

For Attorneys

Available Cases

Register for the Court’s Pro Bono Panel List

Assistance with Litigation Expenses

Other Resources

For Pro Se Litigants

How to Request a Volunteer Attorney

Other sources for finding pro bono counsel

Motion For Referral To Volunteer Attorney Program