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

Foundation releases 2018 annual report on legal aid impact

March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 13, 2019) — The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation recently released its 2018 annual report showing how through the support of the Foundation, Ohio’s legal aids improved the [...]

Ohio attorneys asked to complete pro bono reporting survey

March 11th, 2019|0 Comments

When attorney Eden Mays volunteered with Legal Aid of Western Ohio during her final semester of law school, the experience affirmed her decision to pursue the law. “Not only did [...]

2019 Presidential Award nomination period is open

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Presidential Award is presented annually to individuals, law firms, or organizations that have made outstanding efforts in improving access to justice in Ohio. Past recipients [...]

Legal fellows to address urgent legal problems facing Ohioans

February 13th, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 13, 2019) — The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has named the 2019 class of Justice for All Fellows. Through the fellowship program, new attorneys focus on urgent [...]

LEGAL AID FUNDING SOURCES

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Franklin County to help drivers regain suspended licenses at workshops dispatch.com/news/20190319/… Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid

Accepting applications for an attorney in our Toledo office. Position will focus on representing individuals in the Toledo Municipal Court in eviction and debt collection cases. Details and how to apply: bit.ly/2TizTDY pic.twitter.com/HzXBYOwgcW Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid

Seeking hardworking, creative attorney for our Toledo office. Attorney will work with our stability & independence for survivors and government benefits & health care practice groups. Details and how to apply: bit.ly/2CmeVP9 pic.twitter.com/oY2HTOAPX0 Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid