Pro Bono Partners

PAIR is the core provider of pro bono legal services to low-income asylum-seekers and immigration detainees in Massachusetts,  and has over a 95% successful outcome in its asylum cases. PAIR has provided direct legal services and consultations to more than 10,000 clients, and has trained and mentored over 1,600 volunteer lawyers in the state. PAIR pro bono attorneys donated over $7 million in legal services and expenses in FY 2015, 16 times PAIR’s operating expenses.

PAIR staff and pro bono attorneys have provided legal services to clients who have come to the U.S. from 90 countries all over the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. If you are interested in joining our pro bono panel, please contact Anita P. Sharma for more information on representing asylum-seekers or Elena Noureddine on representing immigration detainees.


PAIR is grateful to have partnerships with the following firms:

Brennan, Dain, LeRay
Brown Rudnick LLP
Burns & Levinson LLP
Cashman & Lovely PC
Chin & Curtis LLP
Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP
Collora LLP
Dain, Torpy, Le Ray, Wiest & Garner, P.C.,
Dechert LLP
Demeo & Associates PC
Demissie & Church
DLA Piper
Donnelly, Conroy & Gelhaar LLP
Duane Morris LLP
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott LLC
Fish & Richardson PC
Foley Hoag LLP
Foley & Lardner LLP
Fragomen, DelRey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP
Goodwin Procter LLP
Goulston & Storrs
Graves & Doyle
Greenberg Traurig LLP
Holland & Knight LLP
Iandoli & Desai, P.C.
Jackson Lewis
K&L Gates
Littler Mendelson, P.C.
McCarter & English LLP
McCormack Firm LLC
McDermott Will & Emery
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo
Moris & O’Shea LLC
Nixon Peabody LLP
Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP
Peabody & Arnold LLP
Pierce Atwood LLP
Proskauer Rose
Robinson & Cole LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Ross Silverman LLP
Rubin & Rudman LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Shapiro Haber & Urmy LLP
Sherin & Lodgen LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Sullivan & Worcester LLP
Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP
Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers, P.C.
Verrill Dana LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, PC