Agency Links

Albertan Agencies

Legal Aid Alberta: Provides legal aid in civil and criminal matters for people who cannot afford to pay for a lawyer from their own resources

Legal Ave: LegalAve is a website brings together existing public legal information from across Alberta. It offers in-depth information, and gives you a starting point to deal with your legal issues.

Pro Bono Law Alberta: Charitable organization that promotes access to justice in Alberta by creating and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide pro bono legal services to persons of limited means

Edmonton Community Legal Centre: Provides free legal services to low-income individuals in the areas of civil and administrative law

Student Legal Services of Edmonton: Student-managed, non-profit society dedicated to helping low-income individuals in Edmonton and area understand their legal issues and solve their legal problems

Calgary Legal Guidance: Exists to provide legal assistance and information to disadvantaged persons who would not otherwise have access to such services

Student Legal Assistance Calgary: Association of law students at the University of Calgary, providing year-round free legal assistance and representation to University of Calgary students and members of the public who are unable to afford legal services

Children’s Legal Education and Resource Centre: Provides free legal advice and representation as well as information about the law in Alberta to children and youth

Central Alberta Community Legal Clinic: Provides legal advice and information to people who cannot afford a lawyer and do not qualify for legal aid

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance: Offers free legal guidance to low income individuals who have a legal problem and do not qualify for Legal Aid

Lethbridge Legal Guidance: Non-profit society providing free legal advice, information and education to Albertans who are not able to afford access to justice

Other Agencies in Canada

Pro Bono Students Canada: Multiple award-winning law student program that provides legal services without charge to organizations and individuals in need in Canada

Access Pro Bono BC: Promotes access to justice in British Columbia by providing and fostering quality pro bono legal services for people and non-profit organizations of limited means

Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan: Non-profit corporation that improves access to justice in Saskatchewan by creating, facilitating, and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide high-quality pro bono legal services to persons of limited means

Community Legal Assistance Services for Saskatoon Inner City: Provides legal assistance to low-income, historically disadvantaged Saskatchewan residents (with particular attention to the needs of Aboriginal peoples) through a legal clinic that meets the needs of the community.

Manitoba Public Interest Law Centre: Branch of Legal Aid Manitoba, undertaking test-case litigation on behalf of individuals or groups who would be unable to protect their rights without such help

Pro Bono Law Ontario: Charitable organization that promotes access to justice in Ontario by creating and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide pro bono legal services to persons of limited means

Pro Bono Quebec: Non-profit organization created to initiate, promote and coordinate pro bono legal work, hoping to become a meeting place for bringing together and generating pro bono legal initiatives aimed at improving access to justice for citizens across the province