The Bar Pro Bono Unit is a charity which helps to find pro bono (free) legal assistance from volunteer barristers.


The Bar Pro Bono Unit phone line and office will be closed on Friday 8th June due to an office reorganisation. Both will reopen on Monday 11th June. If you need urgent legal help in the meantime, please contact your local advice agency, law centre or branch of the Personal Support Unit.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.


News & Events

New corporate partner, Child & Co, announced

4 May 2018

Child & Co announces broad support of Bar Pro Bono Unit in new partnership

From the Blog

Law School Challenge 2016/17 - Results

Rebecca Heald

The Law School Challenge is an annual event which encourages students to come together and support both the Unit and LawWorks by fundraising in their Universities/Sixth Forms. The Challenge ran from October 2016 and concluded on 14th April 2017.