Welcome to the website of the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. The Legal Aid Society was founded in 1949 with a mission of providing equal access to our judicial system to the disadvantaged living in Palm Beach County.

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News & Events

Upcoming Events

September 26, 2015
Kendra Scott Gives Back Party

October 1, 2015
Get Suited for the Season

October 12, 2015
15th Annual Cup of Justice Golf Classic

October 17, 2015
J. McLaughlin’s “Sip and Shop”

December 5, 2015
Bloomingdale’s Charity Shopping Day

February 26, 2016
Pankauski Pour Wine Tasting

Click here to stay up to date on Legal Aid's news and events.

Recent News

May 9, 2015
27th Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening

February 20, 2015
4th Annual Pankauski Pour

February 14, 2015
Valentines Gift Gathering Gala

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Feature Story

2014-2015 Campaign for Equal Justice

The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County announces its 2014-2015 Campaign for Equal Justice. This special campaign allows attorneys to make a tax deductible contribution to the Legal Aid Society in order to fulfill the Florida Supreme Court’s standard of participation in pro bono services.

To read this year’s campaign letter from Executive Director Bob Bertisch, click here.

To download the participation form, click here.

To make your contribution online, click here.

14th Annual Cup of Justice Champions
Jason Dollard, Steve Schwed, John Powers, Brad Ball (Schwed, Adams, Sobel & McGinley, P.A.)

15th Annual Cup of Justice Golf Classic
Monday, October 12, 2015
Bear Lakes Country Club - Lakes Course

For more information, contact Harreen Bertisch at
(561) 822-9763 or hbertisch@legalaidpbc.org.

To download the golf tournament brochure, click here.

For sponsorship opportunities, click here.


The Pankauski Pour

A Wine Tasting benefitting
The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County

Sip Wine Under the Stars at
The Lake Pavilion
(101 South Flagler Drive)

Friday, Febuary 26, 2016
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 pm

$40 in advance/$45 day of the event

To purchase tickets or for more information, click here.

Special Programs

Mortgage Foreclosure Assistance

To find out how you can receive free mortgage foreclosure assistance,
click here.

We are looking for testers!

For more information,
click here

The One Campaign was created to engage more attorneys in providing pro bono legal services
through their local legal aid programs by taking on

To learn more, click here.

To learn more about the Legal Aid Society’s
"It’s All Relative" DVD, click here.