Bank on Justice

“Bank on justice” by choosing a Prime Partner Bank for your interest on lawyer trust accounts (IOLTA) and interest on trust accounts (IOTA).

Pro Bono

Volunteer and help make a difference in the lives of low-income Ohioans.

Access to Justice in Ohio

Learn about Ohio legal aids’ funding sources, the types of cases they handle, and other general information including location and counties served.

Our Mission

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation is committed to improving access to justice and ensuring that legal aid societies and other resources, programs and services address the unmet civil legal needs of low-income and underserved Ohioans.

RECENT NEWS

Nominations Sought for 2018 Foundation Presidential Award

February 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Presidential Award is presented annually to law firms or individuals who have made outstanding efforts in improving access to justice through pro bono or volunteer [...]

Voluntary Pro Bono Reporting Deadline Approaching

February 1st, 2018|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation and the Supreme Court of Ohio are reminding and encouraging Ohio attorneys to take part in voluntary pro bono reporting. The opportunity to report 2017 [...]

SEOLS Receives Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Grant to Further Rural Education Advocacy

January 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Southeastern Ohio Legal Services, SEOLS, just received a grant from the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation. It will be used to represent students in cases where they've been expelled. Read more [...]

Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Hiring Pro Bono Director

January 25th, 2018|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has an immediate opening for a Pro Bono Director. Organizational Overview: The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc., founded in 1994 and located in Columbus, is [...]

LEGAL AID FUNDING SOURCES

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We're at @OSU_Law today talking to students about #ProBono and the Foundation's #Justice for All Fellows program! pic.twitter.com/4wedKxhlWt

ABA opposes proposed elimination of @LSCTweets funding. @ABAPresident Bass says legal aid is critical to equal justice under the law: bit.ly/2obXnxd Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid