Qualified legal service providers (QLSPs) are nonprofit legal service organizations dedicated to serving low income individuals and families. Your pro bono work with any of these organizations can be reported for MCLE credits.
Benefits for Volunteering with a QLSP
Receive MCLE Credits for Volunteering Self-report your pro bono service hours to receive MCLE credits. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Receive Free Public Service Education CLEs The WSBA offers free on-demand Public Service Education CLE courses to pro bono attorneys that volunteer with a QLSP. Contact PublicService@wsba.org to learn how to become authenticated and get access to these trainings.
Select a county to view local Qualified Legal Service Providers.
RPC 6.1 states that each lawyer should aspire to providing at least 30 hours of pro bono publico hours each year. Any lawyer who reports performing at least 50 hours of pro bono publico in a calendar year is placed on the WSBA Supreme Court Honor Roll.
Free Public Service Trainings
Access free trainings available to you as a volunteer for a Qualified Legal Service Provider (QLSP), or as a participant with the Call to Duty Initiative or Moderate Means Program. Email email@example.com with your name, bar number and the name of your program/organization.
Washington State Bar Foundation
The Washington State Bar Foundation supports WSBA programs that help instill a culture of public service and inclusion in the legal community. These include the Powerful Communities Project, the Moderate Means Program, Call to Duty, and Diversity & Inclusion.
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