Chester County Pro Bono

Legal Aid and Pro Bono in Chester County, 2016

Trial Run 5K Run/Walk, Downingtown, June 25, 2016
The 12th Annual Trial Run 5K Run/Walk will be held on June 25 at the beautiful Struble Trail. Pre-registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with the run/walk to begin at 8 a.m. For more information and to register, go to

Access to Justice Pro Bono CLE Seminar, Chester County, Oct. 30, 2015
The Chester County Bar Association will be holding an Access to Justice Pro Bono CLE Seminar on Oct. 30, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Chester County Bar Association, Lower Level, 15 W. Gay Street, West Chester. You must take at least one pro bono case in order to attend this seminar. Three substantive CLE credits and one ethics CLE credit if available for attending this program. Contact Anne Comber at or phone 610-692-1889. Online registration available until Oct. 30.

Wills for Heroes Clinic, Aug. 22, 2015
The Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the Wills for Heroes Foundation, with sponsorship by Ballard Spahr LLP, are hosting upcoming events across Pennsylvania. At these events, free wills and powers of attorney are prepared for police officers, firefighters and other first responders who risk their lives every day to make sure our communities are safe. Programs are staffed by lawyer volunteers and are conveniently offered to first responders at meeting halls and police and fire stations. On Aug. 22, volunteer lawyers will be conducting a Wills for Heroes program for all active and retired Pennsylvania first responders of Chester County, all sworn personnel and their spouses or significant others (please note that proof of affiliation will be requested at the event). The event will be held at the Pa. State Police Building, 2 Moxley Lane, Avondale. If you have any questions about this event, please contact Courtney Wiggins at or Jodi Oley at For more information on the Wills for Heroes program, see

Access to Justice Pro Bono CLE Seminar, West Chester, Oct. 24, 2014

Oct. 23: Chester County Pro Bono Reception
Pro bono and access to justice volunteers from Chester County are invited to the home of Common Court Pleas Judge David F. Bortner to be thanked for their pro bono services.

Child Advocacy Program Offers Three Hours of CLE, May 26, 2011
LASP Seeing Sponsors, Volunteers for 2010 Trial Run/Walk
Chester County Pro Bono Options, 2010
Pro Bono CLE Training, Oct. 26 & 28, 2009
5K Run/Walk Benefits Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania, June 20, 2009
2007 Judges Award Presented to Katherine B. L. Platt of Chester County
Limited Representation Court Documents
Access to Justice Program
A Taste of Chester County Charity Event Oct. 18, 2006
County Bar Contact Information
Pro Bono Opportunities in Chester County
March 2006 County Bar Recognition Award
Community Impact Legal Services, INC.
June 8, 2005, CCBA Pro Bono Committee Meeting.