Pro Bono Programs

The partnership currently works with volunteers through five operating units.  Once registered, one of these organizations will work directly with you from case selection to case conclusion based on the counties and legal interests you identified.  These partnership panels are:


Arkansas Volunteer Lawyers for the Elderly (AVLE) 

Legal Aid of Arkansas
    Maria Tommey, AVLE Coordinator
Toll Free: 1.800.234.3544 Ext. 6301
Phone: 479.442.0600 ext. 6301 Fax: 479.751.0002
Email: mtommey@arlegalaid.org
31 counties in North and East Arkansas including:

Baxter   Benton  Boone  Carroll  Clay  Craighead Cleburne  Crittenden Cross  Fulton  Green Independence  Izard  Jackson  Lawrence  Lee Madison  Marion  Mississippi  Monroe  Newton Phillips  Poinsett   Randolph  St. Francis  Searcy  Sharp   Stone  Van Buren  Washington Woodruff


Equal Access to Justice Panel (learn more about EAJP)

Legal Aid of Arkansas
    Heidi Jamison, Pro Bono Coordinator
Toll Free: 1.800.234.3544 Ext. 4314
Phone: 479.442.0600 ext. 4314 Fax: 479.751.0002
Email: hjamison@arlegalaid.org
31 counties in North and East Arkansas including:

Baxter   Benton  Boone  Carroll  Clay  Craighead Cleburne  Crittenden Cross  Fulton  Green Independence  Izard  Jackson  Lawrence  Lee Madison  Marion  Mississippi  Monroe  Newton Phillips  Poinsett   Randolph  St. Francis  Searcy  Sharp   Stone  Van Buren  Washington Woodruff


River Valley Volunteer Attorney Project (VAP)

 Center for Arkansas Legal Services
    Janet Dyer, Managing Attorney (Fort Smith office)
Toll Free: 1.800.364.1134
Phone: 479.785.5211 ext. 4314 Fax: 479.783.0120
Email: jdyer@arkansaslegalservices.org
9 counties in North Arkansas including:

Crawford, Conway, Franklin, Johnson, Logan, Pope, Scott, Sebastian and Yell counties


Volunteer Organization of Center for Arkansas Legal Services (VOCALS)

 
Center for Arkansas Legal Services

Kendall Lewellen, Pro Bono Coordinator (Little Rock office)
Toll Free: 1.800.950.5817
Phone: 501.376.3423 (ext. 123) Fax: 501.376.3664
Email: klewellen@arkansaslegalservices.org

Donna Ramsey, Paralegal/Pro Bono Coordinator (Pine Bluff office)
Toll Free: 1.800.950.5817
Phone: 870.536.9009 Fax: 870.536.9009
Email: dramsey@arkansaslegalservices.org

35 counties in Central and South Arkansas including:

Arkansas   Ashley   Bradley   Calhoun  Chicot  Clark Cleveland  Columbia  Dallas   Desha  Drew  Faulkner Garland  Grant   Hempstead   Hot Spring   Howard Jefferson   Lafayette   Lincoln   Little River   Lonoke Miller   Montgomery   Nevada  Ouachita   Perry  Pike Polk   Prairie   Pulaski   Saline   Sevier   Union  White


Modest Means Panel
Legal Aid of Arkansas
Lee Richardson, Executive Director
Toll Free: 1.800.234.3544 Ext. 6305
Phone: 870.972.9224 ext. 6305 Fax: 870.910.5562
Email: modestmeans@arlegalaid.org

31 counties in North and East Arkansas including:

Baxter   Benton  Boone  Carroll  Clay  Craighead Cleburne  Crittenden Cross  Fulton  Green Independence  Izard  Jackson  Lawrence  Lee Madison  Marion  Mississippi  Monroe  Newton Phillips  Poinsett   Randolph  St. Francis  Searcy  Sharp   Stone  Van Buren  Washington Woodruff