Pro Bono Co-Counsel

Each year, the Law Foundation receives many more requests for help than we can handle. As a result, the Law Foundation relies on pro bono attorneys to offer their dedication, time, and legal skills to advance justice and help myriad of those in need. These law firms have generously acted as co-counsel in the Law Foundation's impactful litigation matters.

Finnegan Henderson
Matter: May v. Wells Fargo
Law Foundation Program: FHLP
Outcome: Settlement on behalf of 88 year old-widow in predatory lending litigation.

Simpson Thacher
Matter: CAMHPRA v. DHS
Law Foundation Program: PILF
Outcome: Settlement on behalf of class of disabled, elderly resulting in change in regulation preventing those in residential care from aging in place.

Wilson Sonsini
Matter: CBIA v. San Jose
Law Foundation Program: PILF
Outcome: In PILF's representation of intervenor affordable housing advocacy groups, California Court of Appeals ruled that San Jose's affordable housing inclusionary zoning ordinance is legal under state law.

Orrick
Matter: Ocegueda v. Nathanson
Law Foundation Program: PILF and FHLP
Outcome: Ongoing representation of class of alleged victims of mortgage loan modification scam.

Contact Our Pro Bono Program

For more information about the Law Foundation's pro bono opportunities, review this list of opportunities and please contact our Pro Bono Manager, Allison Barnum by email or at (408) 280-2412.