News

September 2, 2020

Access Pro Bono’s directors and staff were very sad to learn that the organization’s own Honourable Lance S.G. Finch QC passed away on August 30, 2020. Lance was a strong supporter of the access to justice movement in BC, a founding trustee of Pro Bono Canada, and a cherished APB director from October 6, 2016 until the day of his passing.

May 7, 2020

Access Pro Bono and Vancouver-based Qase have launched the most technologically advanced lawyer referral service in the world.

March 16, 2020

Needless to say, these are challenging times for everyone engaged in delivering critical legal services to already vulnerable British Columbians. Like all organizations in the access to justice sector, APB is struggling to serve as many clients as possible while establishing safe working conditions for staff and volunteers. We are committed to the practices of social distancing and isolation that will ultimately save lives. We are working toward all staff and volunteers working from home by the end of this week (ending March 20, 2020).