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Law Firm Pro Bono Project Member Benefits

Expert Consultative Services
Training and Programming
Publications and Resources
Networking

Expert Consulting Services – 15 hours of confidential consultation annually – a $5,250+ value!

  • One-on-One Advice –PBI experts are available to advise you on your pro bono program.  Members receive up to the following hours of advice annually at no extra cost:  50-199 lawyer firms = 15 hours; 200-499 lawyer firms =18 hours; 500-999 lawyer firms = 19 hours; 1000+ lawyer firms = 20 hours.  Additional consulting is available at regular PBI member rate of $350/hr.
  • Leadership Guidance – make your pro bono program a priority at your next Partner Retreat, Executive Committee Meeting, or Pro Bono Committee Meeting by inviting input from PBI staff;
  • Audits and Assessment – address your program’s administrative and substantive challenges and concerns with an audit by PBI experts; and
  • Mini-Regional Programs – Post COVID-19, PBI staff will be on-site in your region conducting roundtables and discussions, advising law firms, and connecting you with your colleagues, corporate legal department pro bono programs, and legal service organizations.  While COVID-19 restrictions apply, PBI is working to build on its successful Virtual Conference to bring services to member firms on a regional basis via online vehicles.

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Training and Programming

  • Annual Conference – Members receive a substantial discount on registration fees for the Conference;
  • Webinars – PBI brings together experts to present regular substantive webinars on hot pro bono topics and practical concerns facing your firm that provide you with valuable CLE credit free of charge; and
  • Conference calls – get timely insights on breaking news and hot topics in law firm pro bono.

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Publications and Resources

  • Resource Clearinghouse and Members-only section – PBI’s updated and improved interactive resource draws together PBI publications, reports, surveys, and best practices;
  • Reports, monographs, and toolkits – Members receive all publications, surveys, reports, and monographs developed by Law Firm Pro Bono Project experts FREE OF CHARGE; and
  • The Pro Bono Wire and Roundup– The Pro Bono Wire/Roundup – alternating monthly online PBI publications providing you with substantive content and news you need to keep abreast of developments in pro bono.

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Networking

  • Corporate Partners – PBI affords law firms with a valuable link to the world of corporate legal department pro bono through the CPBO® Project.  The Law Firm Project teams up with the CPBO Project to assist law firms wishing to partner with corporate legal departments to enhance pro bono;
  • Corporate Insights – receive exclusive access to surveys and studies on legal departments produced by Corporate Pro Bono, such as CPBO’s Annual Benchmarking Survey;
  • Clinic In a Box® – Member firms are eligible to participate in these interactive events designed to energize corporate legal department pro bono programs in a streamlined, efficient and rewarding way;
  • Introductions – Connect with potential pro bono partners from the extensive PBI pro bono network with PBI-facilitated contacts;
  • Online – prime placement on the Pro Bono Institute website;
  • Task Forces – participate in these exclusive Members-only groups that draw together the brightest legal minds around substantive, cutting-edge issues facing pro bono. Groups will drive the content and help shape the face of PBI and Law Firm Project programming;
  • Recognition – you or others will see your firm acknowledged at PBI events and in PBI publications all year long!

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