Welcome to the website of the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. The Legal Aid Society was founded in 1949 with a mission of providing equal access to our judicial system to the disadvantaged living in Palm Beach County.

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News & Events

Upcoming Events

February 20, 2015
3rd Annual Pankauski Pour

May 9, 2015
26th Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening

Recent News

November 5, 2014
Brooks Brothers Gardens Mall

November 12, 2014
Brooks Brothers Town Center Mall

November 15, 2014
12th Annual Holiday Bookfest

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To download Legal Aid Society
brochures, click here.
For a copy of Legal Aid Society's
2012 Annual Report, click here.
For a copy of Legal Aid Society's
most recent newsletter, click here.

Feature Story

2014-2015 Campaign for Equal Justice

The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County announces its 2014-2015 Campaign for Equal Justice. This special campaign allows attorneys to make a tax deductible contribution to the Legal Aid Society in order to fulfill the Florida Supreme Court’s standard of participation in pro bono services.

To read this year’s campaign letter from Executive Director Bob Bertisch, click here.

To download the participation form, click here.

To make your contribution online, click here.

Winning Team from Schwed, Adams,
Sobel & McGinley, P.A.

Jason Dollard, Steve Schwed, John Powers, Brad Ball

14th Annual Cup of Justice Golf Classic
Monday, October 13, 2014
Bear Lakes Country Club
For more information, click here.

Special Programs

Mortgage Foreclosure Assistance

To find out how you can receive free mortgage foreclosure assistance,
click here.

We are looking for testers!

For more information,
click here

The One Campaign was created to engage more attorneys in providing pro bono legal services
through their local legal aid programs by taking on

To learn more, click here.

To learn more about the Legal Aid Society’s
"It’s All Relative" DVD, click here.