Study shows a dramatic difference in the lives and behaviors of Native American children in WNC when their household income increased. Read about it in The Washington Post.
Our Impact on Western North Carolina
people from across the mountains helped by Pisgah Legal in 2014
million secured in quantifiable benefits for our clients in 2014
local attorneys volunteer their services to assist PLS clients
victims of domestic violence and their children helped in 2014
We are Pisgah Legal Services
Pat & Phil Smith
Pat and Phil Smith are Co-Chairs of the PLS Endowment Campaign. Phil is an attorney with The Van Winkle Law Firm, and Pat is the retired executive director of CFWNC.
Yolanda is a beloved Latina leader in the region. She helps low-income immigrants meet their most basic needs, and has been a legal assistant for PLS since 2002.
Don & Marjorie Locke
Don and Marjorie are local activists in Asheville and long-time supporters of PLS. Don is also former President of the PLS Board of Directors.
Tom is a board member of Pisgah Legal Services. A retired corporate lawyer, he also volunteers as a MAVL attorney providing advice to clients on Pisgah’s Hotline.
Ray is a retired attorney who volunteers each week to prevent unlawful evictions and foreclosures and help clients with consumer issues.
Latest News & Events
Jan 5, 2016
Pisgah Legal Services will be hosting our next Ambassador Training on Thursday, February 4th from 12 noon to 1:30pm to provide our board members, volunteers and supporters with an overview of key information about Pisgah Legal Services’ programs, plans and fundraising….Read More...
Jan 4, 2016
“What researchers have learned from combat soldiers and football players and car-accident victims is only now making its way into the domestic-violence community: that the poor recall, the recanting, the changing details, along with other markers, like anxiety, hyper-vigilance, and…Read More...