pro bono / community service
Brown & James takes pride in the pro bono activities and community service of our lawyers. The firm is active in a number of pro bono, charitable, and community service activities:
- Good Cause Greetings
- Habitat for Humanity
- HavenHouse St. Louis
- Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
- Motion for Kids (formerly known as Project Angel Tree)
- St. Louis BWORKS
- St. Louis Minority Clerkship Program
- St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts
- St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers Program
- United Way
- Wounded Warrior Project
In addition, many of our lawyers serve other non-profit organizations, including schools, fraternal organizations, and places of worship. Many hold high leadership positions in these organizations.
Brown & James is also committed to service to the legal profession. Our lawyers author and review continuing legal education materials for the Missouri Bar. They serve on numerous bar committees and are active in many professional organizations and bar associations.
Brown & James does its utmost to encourage our lawyers to be active in pro bono activities and community service. The firm acknowledges and rewards time spent in such activities through its associate bonus program.