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Volunteer Opportunities at the CBA

The Denver Access to Justice Committee welcomes DBA Associate members to join the Committee and participate in its meetings.  Volunteers are always needed for a myriad of projects.   To join this Committee, contact Amber VandenHout, Membership Managert, at (303) 860-1115 or

The Denver and Colorado Bar Associations Department of Public Legal Education coordinates a number of ongoing volunteer activities, both community based and school based.  Click here for a list of projects.

The Colorado Bar Association sponsors a variety of legal clinics. To volunteer for one of the clinics, contact Carolyn Gravit,, or Meghan Bush,, of the Department of Public Legal Education. 

The Denver Bar Association Legal Resource Directory is a comprehensive list of pro bono legal services available throughout the State of Colorado. Contact the individual organizations to inquire about volunteer opportunities. 

The Access to Justice Commission has several projects for which volunteers are needed.  The Access to Justice Commission welcomes lawyers, paralegals, and law students who share its vision of equal justice. Anyone interested in being appointed to the Access to Justice Commission or to a Subcommittee of the Access to Justice Commission should contact Constance Talmage or Kathleen Schoen for additional information. 

The Family Law Court Program ("FLC Program") at Metro Volunteer Lawyers ("MVL") helps low-income clients with simple, UNCONTESTED dissolution of marriage (divorce) and allocation of parental responsibility (custody) cases.  The program operates in 4 jurisdictions every month:

  • Denver County
  • Jefferson County
  • Adams County
  • Arapahoe County

Metro Volunteer Lawyers (MVL) is an attorney referral service that enables attorneys to provide free or low-fee legal assistance to low-income individuals and families in the metropolitan Denver area.  We refer a variety of civil cases, including family law, bankruptcy, probate, immigration, consumer, landlord-tenant, and housing cases.  In addition to individual client referrals, MVL also offers family law clinics that help pro se litigants prepare and file their own dissolution and custody cases in Adams, Arapahoe, Denver, and Jefferson Counties.  We welcome paralegals who can assist with individual client cases and with the Family Law Court Programs.  More details about our program and how you can help are available at our website, Contact information is available on the website.