Legal clinics typically do pro bono work in a particular area, providing free legal services to clients.
A legal clinic or law clinic is a nonprofit law practice serving the public interest. Legal clinics originated as a method of practical teaching of law school students, but today they encompass also free legal aid with no academic links. There are practice based law clinics with no academic link which provide hands on skills to lawyers, judges and non-lawyers on practical ethical dimensions of the law at the same time offer free public defense legal services.
Areas of service
Most of the legal clinic services will focus on immigration and discrimination.