The Australian Pro Bono Centre has published a Pro Bono Guide for Individual Lawyers which highlights the diverse range of opportunities available to lawyers who are interested in undertaking pro bono volunteer work in a personal capacity, outside a formal employment program. Click download below.
On 1 July 2020, the WA Government introduced a new pro bono model with the key aims of improving access to justice for the most disadvantaged and marginalised individuals in WA and building a thriving pro bono culture in WA.
Small businesses needing legal help and meeting certain criteria can approach John Curtin Law Clinic in the first instance. Click the link below to see our Small Business FAQ Sheet which explains how to reach the John Curtin Law Clinic. The FAQ also explains how and when small businesses can apply for pro bono legal help from Law Access
The below document has been sourced and written by Community Liaison & Education Officers Temali Howard and Lindsay Greatorex – Kimberley Region, WA.