The Bar Pro Bono Unit is a charity which helps to find pro bono (free) legal assistance from volunteer barristers.
We can assist with:
Pro bono assistance is only available to those who cannot afford to pay and who cannot obtain public funding (Legal Aid).
For examples of the types of case in which the Unit can give assistance, please visit the case examples page.
For additional introductory information about the Unit, please visit the overview page.
To see more of the comments we have received from satisfied applicants click here
If you would like to make a donation, please visit the donations page. All donations are gratefully received, though please note that donations from applicants cannot be accepted until the conclusion of any case.
Please note the Bar Pro Bono Unit will be closed from
5pm Tuesday 23rd December 2014 until 9am Monday 5th January 2015.
Please do bear this in mind when making an application for assistance to the Unit.
Many thanks in advance for your cooperation.