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Boston VLP

Welcome to the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association

The Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association (VLP) provides free civil legal assistance to low-income residents of Greater Boston, primarily through the pro bono services of private attorneys. With your help, VLP makes access to justice possible for people who cannot afford a lawyer. Find out about our volunteer opportunities for attorneys and law students.

Please join us. Your time is precious. Use it to make a difference.

Winter Storm Update

January 29th - the office is open and all court projects are running.





Join our Group on LinkedIn.


 Check out VLP's YouTube channel for training resources and more.  link to youtube channel


You can find pro bono opportunities throughout Massachusetts at


Sign up for VLP/SPJ Court Projects

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on VolunteerSpot

Pro Bono and legal aid attorney resources - Pro Bono Net

Support VLP

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Your support changes lives!


VLP is grateful for the support of the Legal Services Corporation

and for the support of:

The Boston Bar Foundation

The Massachusetts Bar Foundation

The American College of Bankruptcy