Berger Montague Makes the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2017 Pro Bono Hours Donated in 2015 List
Berger Montague has been included in the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2017 Pro Bono Hours Donated in 2015 list.
This 2017 list ranks law firms in the Philadelphia region by their pro bono hours in 2015. Law firms were surveyed for this list in 2016 during the Law Firms 2017 list survey period. Firms were invited to complete the pro bono section of the law firms survey by providing their hours donated in 2015.
For over forty-five years, Berger Montague has encouraged its attorneys to support charitable causes and volunteer in the community. Our lawyers understand that participating in pro bono representation is an essential component of their professional and ethical responsibilities.
Berger Montague attorneys engage in pro bono work for many organizations, including:
- Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia (“PILCOP”)
- Community Legal Services (“CLS”)
- Philadelphia Legal Assistance
- Education Law Center
- Legal Clinic for the Disabled
- Support Center for Child Advocates
- Veterans Pro Bono Consortium
- AIDS Law Project of Philadelphia
- Center for Literacy
- National Liberty Museum
- Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program
- Philadelphia Mortgage Foreclosure Program
Berger Montague also makes annual contributions to the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, an umbrella charitable organization dedicated to promoting access to justice for all people in the community, particularly those struggling with poverty, abuse, and discrimination.
Beyond Philadelphia, Berger Montague and its attorneys support charitable foundations and national organizations working to provide a better quality of life for people around the world.