Pro Bono Connect helps barristers and solicitors collaborate on pro bono cases

We match barristers and solicitors acting pro bono on civil matters for individuals, charities and community groups who cannot afford legal advice or representation

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Our matching process

1. Send us the details of your case using our request template

Member firms or chambers send us details of their case using our template request form

2. We post details of your case to the PBC member network

We notify our pool of members of the details of the case. Requests from barristers are sent to our solicitorsā€™ pool and vice versa

3. Get contacted from interesting parties and start collaborating

If one of our members wishes to collaborate on the case, they will contact the requesting barrister or solicitor directly

To read a more detailed summary of how the scheme works, please download our info pack

Pro Bono Connect is a signatory to theĀ Joint Pro Bono Protocol for Legal Work

Pro Bono Connect also welcomes solicitor advocates as part of the scheme. All references to requests by or to barristers on this website should be read as barristers/solicitor advocates.

What people are saying…

The Pro Bono Connect scheme has worked very well for us


I am so relieved to finally be getting this matter sorted and I couldn’t have done it without your help


It was invaluable to have the help of a firm


Fantastic example of how it works. Taken to a new level. Close team work across professions


Excellent initiative to harness sols-bar relationship

Pro Bono Co-Ordinator

An exciting scheme which links pro bono solicitors and barristers. Huge potential to help litigants in person

Pro Bono Co-Ordinator

Participating Chambers

One Essex Court Maitland
Fountain Court Old Square
Wilberforce 12 KBW
Outer Temple Midland Chambers
11 KBW 1 Crown Office Row
Devereux Brick Court
4 Stone Buildings Essex Court Chambers
4 Pump Court 6 Pump Court
36 Bedford Row St-Phillips Stone Chambers
Temple Tax chambers 11 New Square
Revenue Bar Association Littleton
Littleton South Square
Coram Pump Court Tax
15 Old Square Isle of Man Tax
3 Verulam Buildings New Square Chambers
8 South Square Hogarth
Monckton Forum
11 South Square Enterprise

Participating Firms

Linklaters DLA Piper
A&O Arnold & Porter
Weil Gotshal Morrison Foerster
K&L Gates Kingsley Napley
Mishcon De Reya Cooley
Enyo Law Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Debevoise & Plimpton Shearman & Sterling
Pinsent Masons Brown Rudnick
Axiom Stone Hogan Lovells
Herbert Smith Freehills Dechert
Skadden UK Reed Smith
Three Crowns Orrick
Eversheds Slaughter and May
Baker & McKenzie Sidley Austin
The London Solicitors Travers Smith


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Please note that pro bono connect is unable to accept cases directly from the public. It operates a referral system to match barristers and solicitors on existing pro bono cases

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