Do Pro Bono

The City Bar Justice Center is a longtime leader in providing pro bono legal services in NYC, from spearheading the legal response to 9/11 to developing innovative solutions to the emerging legal needs of New Yorkers today. We match over 1,100 pro bono attorneys with clinics and cases each year across a wide range of matters including immigration, bankruptcy, end of life planning, veterans disability, homelessness, micro-entrepreneurship, and homeownership preservation.

Cassandra Celestin

Director of Pro Bono Initiatives

Cassandra Celestin has been the City Bar Justice Center’s Director of Pro Bono Initiatives since May 2021, serving as a liaison to law firms, corporate in-house counsel, and individual attorneys to support and staff pro bono cases and clinics originating from CBJC’s dozen projects serving New Yorkers.

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