About Us

About Us

Who We Are

For over forty years, Volunteer Lawyers Project has strived to give equal access to representation for the people of Greater Boston, standing up for those who are from lower income households and in need of legal aid. Our efforts are propelled by a strong team of volunteers; including attorneys, paralegals, and law students from all segments of the legal community. These vital volunteers work together with our entire dedicated staff.

OUR MISSION

To increase access to justice by delivering high quality pro bono civil legal services to eligible clients in the Greater Boston area.

OUR VALUES

  • Preserve and protect meaningful access to justice for our clients.
  • Prioritize our programs based on the needs of the populations we serve and the capacities of our staff.
  • Promote diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity in the delivery of legal services.
  • Strive to have a staff that is reflective of the community we serve.
  • Foster constructive collaboration between our staff and board, and those who serve our clients.