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.

To learn about our services:
Call (561) 655-8944
Toll Free (800) 403-9353

Do you have a wage dispute with your employer?

If so, click here.

News & Events

Click here for the latest news from the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County.

Upcoming Events

November 15, 2016
Brooks Brothers Gardens Mall

December 10, 2016
13th Annual Holiday Bookfest

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

Recent News

October 10, 2016
16th Annual Cup of Justice Golf Classic

May 7, 2016
28th Annual Pro Bono Recognition Evening

February 26, 2016
Pankauski Pour Wine Tasting

February 6, 2016
Gift Gathering Gala in the Garden

January 30, 2016
Equestrian Gift Gathering Gala

>More News


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brochures, click here.

To view Legal Aid Society
annual reports, click here.


To view Legal Aid Society
newsletters, click here.


To view Legal Aid Society
event photos, click here.

Feature Story

Brooks Brothers – Gardens Mall
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
5pm to 8pm

2016-2017 Campaign for Equal Justice

The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County announces its 2016-2017 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.

16th Annual Cup of Justice Winners - Schwed, Adams, Sobel & McGinley, P.A.

16th Annual Cup of Justice Golf Classic
Monday, October 10, 2016
Bear Lakes Country Club - Lakes Course

For photos of this year’s golf tournament, click here.

The Legal Aid Society’s Executive Director Bob Bertisch was recently featured on CBS12 News’ “Spotlight on Business with Emily Pantelides” sponsored by the Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County.

To view the interview, click here.

Special Programs

Consumer Advocacy

Do you need assistance with a consumer-related legal matter? For more information, click here.

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.