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.


Join the OLAF team: General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer

June 25th, 2019|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has an immediate opening for a General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer. Position Overview: Job Title: General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer Status: Full-Time, Exempt Position [...]

Join the OLAF team: Programs and Grants Manager

June 25th, 2019|0 Comments

The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation has an immediate opening for a Programs and Grants Manager. Position Overview: Job Title: Programs and Grants Manager Status: Full-Time, Exempt Position Salary: Competitive salary [...]

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 [...]



OLAF is celebrating 25 years on Sept. 19 at @NationalVMM! @docrob64 of @CincyChildrens highlights the hospital's medical-legal partnership with The Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati in this video.…

Turn to pg. 14 to find out how your IOLTA/IOTA can help improve #accesstojustice! @ColumbusBar…

Our Medical Legal Partnership helps us educate the community on the long-term health risks of lead exposure. #DYK that lead exposure can cause learning difficulties for children? #CivilLegalAidHelps @AkronChildrens @OhioLegalAid @LSCtweets Retweeted by Ohio Legal Aid