FREE LEGAL ANSWERS™
Legal Answers™ is a quick, easy and convenient pro bono volunteer opportunity
Legal Answers™ is a virtual legal aid clinic allowing low-income individuals to
pose civil legal questions to volunteer attorneys. In an effort to prevent
larger legal crises from developing, this website provides brief individualized
legal assistance to underserved populations. For attorneys in search of
short term volunteer opportunities, this site provides a way to do pro bono
work that fits into your schedule and provides legal malpractice insurance for
the advice provided within the state. If you would like to get involved, you
can register as an attorney volunteer at ny.freelegalanswers.org.
If you have any questions about Free Legal Answers™, email [email protected].
Click here to review the ABA Free Legal Answers™ Law Firm and Corporate Guide.
this volunteer attorney testimonial about why it can be
so great to volunteer for Free Legal Answers™.
this video to see how it works:
Legal Answers™ is a great way to connect low income New Yorkers with brief
civil legal advice
often deal with members of the public that require brief civil legal advice but
can’t afford an attorney, this informational flyer
provides you an overview of Free Legal Answers™ and what it can do for low
income New Yorkers. Print out this flyer and give it to
anyone who might benefit from Free Legal Answers™.
Legal Answers™ Awards
2016 launch of Free Legal Answers™, hundreds of civil legal questions have been
answered by volunteer attorneys. At its annual Justice for All Luncheon,
NYSBA honors the attorney who has had the largest impact on Free Legal Answers™
clients over the course of the year, and the law firm which has had the most
associates and partners participating in Free Legal Answers.