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.
The Bar Pro Bono Unit the Enquiries Line 0207 092 3960
is now open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.
Please note the Bar Pro Bono Unit will be closed from
5pm Friday 20th December 2013 until 9am 2nd January 2014.
Therefore, please do bear this in mind when making an application to the Unit for assistance.
Many thanks in advance for your cooperation.