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Pisgah Legal Services

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Overview

Our Mission Pisgah Legal Services seeks to pursue justice by providing legal assistance and advocacy to help low-income people in Western North Carolina meet their basic needs and improve their lives. What We Do Pisgah Legal Services is an innovative nonprofit founded in 1978 that: provides free civil legal aid to people who live in poverty; helps more than 18,000 of the most vulnerable people in our communities annually to meet urgent needs such as: housing, safety from abuse, health care and income; partners with dozens of other agencies to make sustainable change for people in crisis; coordinates the services of more than 300 pro bono attorneys in WNC; improves systems and policies that impact the lives of thousands of low-income people. Our Attorneys We employ 25 staff attorneys and work with approximately 300 lawyers who generously volunteer their time and talent to help the people of our mountain region.