Annual Golf Tournament

Don’t Miss This Fun Event! 

LPB’s Golf Tournament is a great opportunity for members of the community to network, connect with colleagues, and enjoy a day out of the office! $10,000 up for grabs in the Hole-in-One competition! 

Register Early & Save! 

Golf Registration Fee is $135 per golfer/$150 after May 6th. Registration fee includes 18 Holes of Golf, Cart Rental & Green Fees, CLE, Lunch & Beverages, Cocktail Hour & Dinner! 

Sponsorship opportunities available! 

For more information and to register for golf or to sponsor this event,  please call Sylvia Hahn at 570-961-2714, Carla Zero at 570-840-7589, or visit 2021 Golf Tournament Registration. 

Virtual Fundraising Gala

In the interest of safety, this event will be primarily virtual, with the honorees and their families participating in-person at the Scranton Cultural Center and all other guests joining the celebration via Zoom.

Lackawanna Pro Bono 13th Annual

Virtual Fundraising G­ala

Celebrating 24 years of providing equal access to justice

honoring


Attorney Joseph Gerard Price
Attorney Judith Gardner Price
First Assistant District Attorney
James Vipond
WNEP – The News Station

Honorees will receive the Attorney Robert W. Munley Distinguished Service Award


Thursday, November 11, 2021
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Ticket price includes take away dinner and dessert by Constantino’s Catering which will be available for pickup on the evening of the event between 5:00 P.M. and 6:30 P.M. in front of the Scranton Cultural Center located at 420 N. Washington Avenue in Scranton. Social distancing and safety measures will be in place at the drive-by pickup.

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono & North Penn Legal Services, with funding from a Bank of America grant administered by the PA IOLTA Board:    

FREE* CLE

Nuts & Bolts of Representing Residential Tenants

Part 1 of a 3 Part Series (Dates for Parts 2 & 3 TBA)

1 Substantive CLE Credit

Tuesday, January 28, 2020, Noon – 1PM

Registration & Light Lunch 11:30AM – Noon

Lackawanna Bar Association

233 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA

This three part series provides an overview of landlord/tenant law, with an emphasis on representing residential tenants.  In Part 1, North Penn Legal Services attorneys Stephen Fernando and Michael Mroczka will focus on eviction proceedings.  Parts 2 and 3 will address topics including eviction procedures after an MDJ appeal, mobile home parks, warranty of habitability, public housing, utility service, security deposits, and more.

TO REGISTER, CONTACT Lackawanna Pro Bono at (570) 961-2714 or LPBINC@juno.com.

*Parts 1, 2, & 3 (or any combination of these) of the series are FREE to attorneys who agree to accept one pro bono case (includes volunteering at one Elder Law Clinic or Family Law Help Desk) from Lackawanna Pro Bono within one year.  Fee is $25 per session for those who do not accept a pro bono case.

Thanks to the Lackawanna Bar Association for hosting this session.

The course has been approved by the PA CLE Board for CLE Credit.

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Friday, December 13, 2019 – 1:30PM to 3:30PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – 11AM to 1PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

FREE LEGAL ADVICE ABOUT FAMILY LAW PROBLEMS

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – 1PM to 3PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

FREE LEGAL ADVICE ABOUT FAMILY LAW PROBLEMS

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FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:   December 11, 2018  10AM to Noon        

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA.

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

Lackawanna Pro Bono 10th Annual Fundraising Gala

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On November 1, 2018, at Lackawanna Pro Bono’s 10th Annual Fundraising Gala,  Attorney Frank J. Bolock, Jr., Gentex Corporation, and Keith Williams will be honored with the Attorney Robert W. Munley Distinguished Service Award.

Please support Lackawanna Pro Bono’s efforts to provide equal justice to people living in poverty by attending the event, serving as a sponsor, and/or purchasing a program book ad.

The Fundraising Gala will take place at the Scranton Cultural Center ballroom. from 6:30PM to 8:30PM.  For further information or to purchase tickets or ads, call Lackawanna Pro Bono at (570) 961-2714, e-mail to LPBINC@juno.com or carla.probono@gmail.com, or click here.   Deadline for submitting ads is October 18, 2018.

Pictured above, from left to right: L. Peter Frieder, Jr., Chairman, Gentex Corporation; Attorney Frank J. Bolock, Jr.; Keith Williams; Attorney Robert W. Munley; and L.P. Frieder III, President & CEO, Gentex Corporation.