Complaints Against Attorneys
(toll free in California)
(from outside California)
Filing a Complaint
What are the eligibility requirements of the program?
To serve as a Pro Bono Practice attorney, you must:
Be licensed in good standing with no disciplinary charges pending at the time of applying to program;
Have had a license to practice law in California for at least three years;
Have practiced law or served as a judge in California for at least three of the last five years;
Have no record of public discipline during the three years before applying;
Submit an application each year to the Pro Bono Practice Program; and
Receive State Bar certification as a Pro Bono Practice attorney.