Bank on Justice

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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.



Ohio Legal Help launches to the public

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Aug. 27, 2019) — Ohio Legal Help (, a website created to help all Ohioans access the civil justice system by providing free information on common legal issues, [...]

Clark Kellogg to keynote the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation’s 25th anniversary celebration

August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Aug. 1, 2019) — The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation announced today that Clark Kellogg, basketball commentator and former Ohio State University three-year starter and Big 10 MVP, will [...]

Pro Bono Efforts, Contributions up in Ohio

June 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Pro bono contributions from attorneys to low-income Ohioans have increased across the board. The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation’s (OLAF) latest report says the number of attorneys who worked pro bono [...]

Legal help available for Ohioans affected by tornadoes

June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

As a result of the tornadoes on May 27 – May 28, 2019, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has declared a state of emergency in Greene, Mercer and Montgomery counties. Ohioans [...]



A beautiful evening in Columbus, Ohio - celebrating 25 wonderful years of providing Ohioans access to justice. #LegalAidWorks #OLAF25th Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid

Since it was founded 25 years ago Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has provided life-changing civil legal help for over 4 million #Ohioans #OLAF25th Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid

Thank you to all attendees of the #OLAF25th! Never forget that you make a huge difference.