• National Disaster Legal Aid Resource Center

    Centralized national resource for legal aid, pro bono and criminal defender attorneys across the country on legal issues related to all types of disasters. https://www.disasterlegalaid.org/

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  • Lone Star Legal Aide provides help for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

    Lone Star Legal Aid’s mission is to protect and advance the civil legal rights of the millions of Texans living in poverty by providing free advocacy, legal representation, and community education that ensures equal access to justice. Home

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  • Florida Justice Technology Center expands board, advances access-to-justice tech.

    The Florida Justice Technology Center (FJTC) has expanded its board as it takes on a variety of projects to support Florida advocates, pro bono attorneys and low-income clients. The center was formed two years ago with funding from The Florida Bar Foundation to increase access to justice through the innovative use of technology. John Stewart, […]

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  • Consumer Law Conference

     – Alison DeBelder I was pleased to attend a Consumer Law training program for legal services attorneys was held in Orlando Thursday, July 20, and Friday, July 21. The conference was organized by Kathy Grunewald, of Florida Legal Services, Inc., and was offered to all participants in the Project Directors’ Training Initiative. The first day […]

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  • Equal Justice Conference

     – Alison DeBelder May 4-6, I attended this year’s Equal Justice Conference in Pittsburgh, which is cosponsored by the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and the National Legal Aid and Defender Association. Every day was packed with great information and well-attended by people involved in diverse and exciting work across the country. […]

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  • Services offer legal aid help at an affordable price.

    Jacksonville Daily Record| Article | May 25, 2017 By Max Marbut, Associate Editor If you need to deal with a family law issue — and you really can’t afford to pay for an attorney, but you make too much money to qualify for free legal aid services — Clay County is a good place to […]

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  • FLAdvocate Strategic Planning Retreat

     – Alison DeBelder FJTC held a Strategic Planning Retreat for the FLAdvocate website on April 20, 2017. The primary goal of the meeting was to gather input from the website’s most dedicated users as to whether we should continue to operate the FLAdvocate website on the ProBono.Net platform or pursue another alternative. For efficiency, the retreat was […]

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  • FLAG featured in The Florida Bar News

    FLAG was recently featured in The Florida Bar News in an article titled “Flinging Open A Digital Doorway To The Courthouse” by Jan Pudlow. View the article.

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  • Florida Advocates Serving Those Who Served Conference

    The 2017 Veterans Conference, held in Orlando, was the first of its kind and brought together legal aid attorneys who represent veterans as well as those affiliated with Florida law school legal clinics and MLPs.  The conference was conceived of as part of the launch of FLAdvocate.org’s newest practice area devoted to those who work with vulnerable veterans […]

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  • Inaugural MLP-Health Law Conference

    On November 3rd and 4th FJTC sponsored Florida’s first Medical-Legal Partnership and Health Law Conference in partnership with the Project Director’s Training Initiative.  The first day was focused on Medical-Legal Partnership (MLP) topics and featured an inter-professional healthcare provider panel and a scintillating presentation and discussion led by national expert Mallory Curran.  The second day […]

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