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

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 solicitors’ 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 the 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

36 Bedford Row New Park Court Chambers
Brick Court 11 New Square
Cloisters Chambers New Square Chambers
Coram Normanton Chambers
Crown Office Chambers Northgate Tax Chambers
1 Crown Office Row 15 Old Square
Devereux Outer Temple
Enterprise One Essex Court
Erimus Chambers 3 Paper Buildings
Essex Court Chambers 4 Pump Court
Falcon Chambers 6 Pump Court
Field Court Chambers Pump Court Chambers
Five Paper Pump Court Tax
Forum 5RB
Fountain Court Revenue Bar Association
Gatehouse Chambers St Ives Chambers
Hogarth St Phillips Chambers
Isle of Man Tax Selbourne
6 KBW South Square
11 KBW 8 South Square
12 KBW 11 South Square
Lamb Chambers Spire Barristers
Landmark Chambers 4 Stone Buildings
Littleton Temple Tax chambers
Maitland Ten Old Square
Matrix Chambers Twenty Essex
Midland Chambers 3 Verulam Buildings
Monckton Chambers Wilberforce
New Park Court Chambers

Participating Firms

A&O Mayer Brown
Addleshaw Goddard McGuire Woods
Ashurst Meum Law
Ashwood Solicitors Milbank
Arnold & Porter Mishcon De Reya
Axiom Stone Morgan Lewis & Bockius UK
Baker & McKenzie Morrison Foerster
Brabners MTC Solicitors
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Muckle
Brown Rudnick Norton Rose Fulbright
Clyde & Co Obaseki Solicitors
Cooley Orrick
Cornelian Lawyers and Mediators Pallas Partners
Covington & Burling Pinsent Masons
Dawson Cornwell Reed Smith
Debevoise & Plimpton Shearman & Sterling
Dechert Sidley Austin
Dentons Simmons & Simmons
DLA Piper Skadden UK
Enyo Law Slaughter and May
Eversheds Sutherland Spencer West
Goodwin Proctor Squire Patton Boggs
Herbert Smith Freehills Three Crowns
Hogan Lovells Travers Smith
Hudgell Solicitors Ward Hadaway
Irwin Mitchell Watkins and Gunn
K&L Gates Weightmans
Kingsley Napley Weil Gotshal
Kirkland & Ellis White & Case

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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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