Volunteer your time and make a difference in our community.
Are you an attorney or law student looking to volunteer your time and expertise in support of CABA Pro Bono’s mission?
We are constantly looking for new individuals willing to take on cases, assist in legal clinics, and support our efforts to provide free legal advocacy to those who need it most.
MEET PRO BONO DIRECTOR, VIVIANA MENDIOLA, ESQ.
Viviana Mendiola, Esq.
Pro Bono Director, CABA Pro Bono
Viviana joined CABA Pro Bono Legal Services in June 2019, as pro bono director. She is responsible for recruiting, mentoring, and training volunteer attorneys. In her role, she also uses technology to develop innovative pro bono programs and initiatives and tracks the outcomes of pro bono cases.
Several months ago, I began my tenure as the pro bono director of CABA Pro Bono Legal Services. Before then, I had experienced the profound chasm between our community’s needs and access to justice when I worked with self- represented litigants in Family Court and as...
HEAR FROM FELLOW PRO BONO VOLUNTEERS
I love working with the Caba Pro Bono team! As attorneys we take an oath to never “reject…the cause of the defenseless or oppressed.” Working with immigrant children is not only fulfilling, but important and necessary. Caba Pro Bono Legal Services serve such an essential role in our community and it is an honor to be able to help this cause. I encourage you to get involved, take a case and change the life of a child forever.
Volunteering with CABA Pro Bono Legal Services is an opportunity for me to help those in need and give back to our community. We all have busy lives and time is golden, but a few hours a month won’t break anyone’s back. At the end of the day, when you see the people you help with the challenges and difficulties in their daily lives, but do not give up, it opens your eyes to the realities our current society confronts and has made me proud to be part of this initiative.