City Bar Justice Center projects operate across a diverse range of legal issues. Each project is run by an experienced legal expert, coordinated by a dedicated staff member, and delivered through pro bono volunteer lawyers and community outreach. In addition, CBJC operates the largest free civil Legal Hotline in NYC, providing assistance to over a 1,000 people per month.

Pro Bono Scholars and Fellowships

The City Bar Justice Center is now accepting applications for fellowship placements and the Pro Bono Scholars program beginning Spring 2019. If you are interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and other supplemental application materials to Erika Lawrenson, Administrative Manager, at


Summer 2018 Internship Program


The application period for the Summer 2018 Internship Program is now closed. Please check back in January 2019 for information regarding the Summer 2019 Internship Program.