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.


Support legal aid this #GivingTuesday

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

“I’m here, I didn’t forget you.” For a domestic violence survivor Lucy Parker,* these words from her legal aid attorney brought comfort in the midst of trauma. The mother [...]

Attorneys recognized for legal aid leadership and advocacy

November 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Contact: Jennifer Rieman; (614) 715-8572; COLUMBUS, Ohio (Nov. 1, 2018) — Attorneys Pamela Hayman-Weaner and Gary Weston, both of Legal Aid of Western Ohio, are the 2018 co-recipients of the [...]

Clinic helps Ohioans get their driver’s licenses back

October 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Oct. 22, 2018) — More than 150 citizens with driver’s license suspension issues attended a Driver’s License Reinstatement Clinic on Friday, Oct. 19 at the Franklin County Judicial [...]

Sophia Chang joins the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation as pro bono director

September 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Contact: Jennifer Rieman; (614) 715-8572; COLUMBUS, Ohio (September 26, 2018) — The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation (OLAF) has hired Sophia Chang as pro bono director. Chang is an attorney with [...]



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