Become a Pro Bono Partner

The Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights (CAIR) Coalition strives to ensure equal justice for all immigrant adults and children at risk of detention and deportation. in the Capital region area and beyond through direct legal representation, know your rights presentations, impact litigation, advocacy, and the enlistment and training of attorneys to defend immigrants. 
 
We partner with more than 75 law firms, corporate legal departments, and law school clinics to increase the number of people with legal representation. 
 
All CAIR Coalition matters placed with a pro bono team are robustly mentored by a CAIR Coalition attorney. Our mentoring program includes an opening meeting to discuss the scope and process of the matter, provision of samples, guidance on the law, review of draft filings, assistance with client contact, and guidance on preparation for interviews and hearings.      

  • Check out our available cases and learn more here.
  • If you would like to be added to our Pro Bono Opportunities newsletter, click here.
  • If you are ready to take a case or want to discuss available opportunities, please contact Jennifer Grishkin, CAIR Coalition Managing Attorney for Pro Bono Coordination, at Jennifer@caircoalition.org.

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Who We Work With
CAIR Coalition partners with law firms, corporate legal departments, and law school clinics to leverage the work of our staff and volunteers so that together we can provide tens of thousands of hours of free legal assistance to immigrants
Mentoring
All CAIR Coalition matters placed with a pro bono team are robustly mentored by a CAIR Coalition attorney. Our mentoring program includes an opening meeting to discuss the scope and process of the matter, provision of samples, and guidance on the law
Interested?
If you or your firm are interested in partnering with CAIR Coalition, please contact Jennifer Grishkin, Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney, at jennifer@caircoalition.org

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Jennifer Grishkin

Managing Attorney - Pro Bono Coordination

Jennifer@Caircoalition.org