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Volunteer Lawyers Project is located at:
438 Main Street, 7th Floor 
Buffalo, New York 14202
Phone: 716-847-0662
Fax: 716-847-0307


To coordinate the efforts of volunteer attorneys in the provision of quality civil legal services to low income people and small not-for-profit groups.

Functions and Responsibilities

The Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is a program created by Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc., (NLS) and the Bar Association of Erie County.

The primary function of this organization is to recruit, train and coordinate the work of over 800 volunteer attorneys; provide client intake, case screening and matching of clients and attorneys.

VLP consists of private attorneys who represent low-income people for free. For more specific information, contact VLP at 716-847-0662.