Volunteer Benefits

VOLUNTEER CONTRIBUTORS Benefits

  • Experienced substantive legal support through LSNF staff or Substantive Law Expert Panel.
  • Experienced professional clerical support for government and unemployed lawyers.
  • Access to Westlaw online.
  • Malpractice insurance when representing clients eligible for and referred by LSNF
  • Invitation to regular LSNF and other legal aid sponsored CLE trainings.
  • Collect and keep attorney fees from adverse party when appropriate.
  • Involvement in annual Law Day recognition activities.
  • Additional recognition through LSNF publications circulated throughout Florida.
  • Limited litigation fund support.

VOLUNTEER SUPPORTER THROUGH PARTNERS IN SERVICE PROGRAM

  • Same as above.
  • Opportunity to target funds to a specific LSNF project
  • Section 501 (c) (3) income tax deduction for funds contributed.
  • Choice of which LSNF project to contribute towards.
  • Know that contribution will provide an Opportunity for Justice and access to legal services for all residents of the community.