If you are human, leave this field blank.Volunteer and Pro Bono Opportunities Inquiry FormSubmitting this FormBy submitting this form, your information and any uploaded documents will be sent to the New York Legal Assistance Group’s Pro Bono and Volunteer Department. The appropriate person will respond to your inquiry with more information about NYLAG’s opportunities.
Name *Email Address *Please provide an email address you regularly check so that we may communicate with you upon receiving your inquiry.Phone NumberPlease provide a phone number if you prefer that we call you to discuss volunteer or pro bono opportunities at NYLAG.Which best describes you? *Retired or semi-retired attorneyAdmitted attorney (currently practicing law)Foreign attorneyLaw grad and/or NY Bar Admission pendingLaw student/LLM student (currently enrolled in a JD or LLM program)Paralegal/Legal AssistantCollege graduate (no legal education)College/University studentHigh school studentInterpreter/TranslatorNon-legal ProfessionalEmployerIf you are currently employed, please let us know with whom.How are you looking to get involved with NYLAG? *Accepting referrals of individual clients (only available for admitted attorneys who are covered by legal malpractice insurance)Volunteering at NYLAG on a regular basisParticipating in limited scope, occasional pro bono opportunitiesFulfilling 50-hour rule pro bono requirementStudent internship (Fall, Spring, or Summer)Post-graduate legal fellowshipServing as an interpreter/translatorOther (please elaborate in text box below)AvailabilityI am interested in volunteering in your offices full time, during normal business hours, for at least 3 months.I am available for at least 2 days or 15 hours per week, during normal business hours, for at least 3 months.I am only interested in fulfilling the 50-hour pro bono requirement.I am interested in occasional, limited-scope, one-time legal clinics.I am only available on evenings and weekends.I am ready to start now.I am only available at a later date (please use text box below to tell us your available dates.)Other (please elaborate in the text box below)Tell us when and how often you can get involved with NYLAG. Choose all that apply.Which areas of law most interest you?Consumer Protection (Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy)Disability AdvocacyDisaster Recovery Elder LawEmployment LawFamily and Matrimonial LawForeclosure PreventionHousingImmigrationLife PlanningLGBTQ RightsProject FAIR - Administrative Hearings on Public Benefits Public Assistance and Food Stamps Special Education AccessVeterans Impact Litigation and AdvocacyDevelopment, Communications or Marketing (non-legal)Finance, Human Resources or Nonprofit Administration (non-legal)Choose all that apply - see www.nylag.org/units for more information about the work we do at NYLAG.What languages do you speak other than English proficiently enough to conduct an intake on your own without the assistance of an interpreter? *NoneSpanishMandarinCantoneseFrenchBengaliRussianOther (Please list which language(s) you speak in the text box below)OPTIONAL: Is there anything else you would like us to know?You may use this space to clarify anything in this inquiry regarding your availability, interests, or status.Would you like to be added to NYLAG's email distribution list to receive notification of future volunteer and pro bono opportunities?YesNoYou can expect 2-3 emails per month regarding NYLAG's pro bono and volunteer opportunities.CaptchaSubmitText
By submitting this form, your information and any uploaded documents will be sent to the New York Legal Assistance Group’s Pro Bono and Volunteer Department. The appropriate person will respond to your inquiry with more information about NYLAG’s opportunities.