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March 26, 2020 - 9:36 am

HVL's new online application is below. Apply Online Once you apply, HVL staff will contact you to confirm parts of the application and hopefully schedule you for an appointment.  The online application is currently only in English, with a...

March 11, 2020 - 4:35 pm

The health and safety of the public, our employees, and our volunteers is of paramount importance to Houston Volunteer...

August 29, 2019 - 10:59 am

Jerry C. Larson, Jr. May 8, 1973 – August 27, 2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of...

June 21, 2019 - 10:36 am

If you are representing yourself in court, you can seek assistance at two locations with our new hours: Civil Courthouse, 201 Caroline Street, 17th Floor, from 8:30 am until 12:00 pm. Harris County Law Library, 1019 Congress, Basement, from 8:30 am...

September 18, 2018 - 3:59 pm

HVL Executive Director Wafa Abdin & HVL Board Member Hillary Holmes Named as HBJ's 2018 Women Who Mean Business...

July 18, 2018 - 3:38 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE         Contact:         Wafa Abdin,                     ...

March 22, 2018 - 10:51 am

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January 30, 2017 - 10:58 am

There is a need for attorneys - especially, but not exclusively, those with immigration experience - to volunteer to...
Immigration Legal Services: Get the Facts

June 24, 2016 - 12:17 pm

JUNE 23, 2016 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court split 4-4 on Texas v. United States, upholding per curiam ...

September 29, 2015 - 3:03 pm

National Pro Bono Week is an initiative of the American Bar Association to focus the nation's attention on the need for pro bono legal services and to celebrate the attorneys who provide them.              #...

August 24, 2015 - 4:49 pm

SELF HELP DIVORCE CLINIC Are you filing for divorce? Are you representing yourself because you cannot afford an...

May 27, 2015 - 1:11 pm

Assistance If you have been affected by Hurricane Harvey and need legal help, we are here for you. The types of...

November 11, 2014 - 4:16 pm

THANKSGIVING WALL Thank you to all of the lawyers who accepted a case between November 12 and 26 as a part of our...

July 31, 2014 - 11:45 am

As you may have heard, thousands of children are fleeing their homes in Central America due to a lack of economic...

June 11, 2014 - 4:45 pm

Houston Volunteer Lawyers held its second annual Escape. Relax. Raffle. event at the House of Blues on Thursday, June 5...