Ways to Get Involved
2018 CLE Event A Success
The Sixth Annual Timeless Tips from the Bench and Bar presented by the Indianapolis Legal Aid Society (“Legal Aid”) on April 27, 2018, was another huge success. Follow this link for information on the 2018 CLE. This annual event features approximately 18 amazing speakers presenting in a fast-paced “TED Talk” format of 20 minutes each. For information on the 2019 CLE, visit this page later this summer!
Lawyer Referral Service Panel
Lawyers wishing to serve the working poor may want to consider joining our Lawyer Referral Service Panel. Legal Aid offers comprehensive referral services to lawyers, and all referrals are pre-screened by Legal Aid staff attorneys. You may choose the type and number of cases you wish to receive. Panel members must be a Law School graduate admitted to practice in the State of Indiana, and maintain a minimum of $100,000 in professional liability insurance. The cost is only $200 per year to join the Lawyer Referral Service Panel.
Follow these links for the application forms:
Complete both forms and return them by fax (317) 631-4423, email to email@example.com, or mail to 615 N Alabama Street Suite 122, Indianapolis, IN 46204. Either send your check with your forms, or click here to pay the $200 fee to join Legal Aid’s Lawyer Referral Service Panel. (Enter $200 in the Other Amount box and type Lawyer Referral in the Personal Note box.)
Pro Bono Volunteers
Fulfill your pro bono obligation through Legal Aid. All licensed Indiana attorneys are welcome to serve as a Pro Bono Volunteer. All Legal Aid resources will be available to you.
- Use Legal Aid offices to meet with clients
- Professional Liability Insurance is provided at no cost to you
- All Legal Aid forms are available
- Legal Aid Staff Attorneys are willing to answer your questions and provide guidance
For more information, click here or contact Jackie Leverenz or John Floreancig at (317) 635-9538.
Office & Event Volunteers
Occasionally we utilize volunteers for light office work and to help us prepare for special events. If you are interested in volunteering your time, contact Jackie Leverenz or Anita Ray at (317) 635-9538.