Pisgah Legal is working to build wealth through homeownership in a historic African American neighborhood located in Rutherford County.
Our Impact on Western North Carolina
people from across the mountains helped by Pisgah Legal in 2013
million secured in quantifiable benefits for our clients in 2013
local attorneys volunteer their services to assist PLS clients
victims of domestic violence and their children helped in 2013
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 Board President of Pisgah Legal Services. A retired corporate lawyer, also volunteers as a MAVL attorney providing advice to clients on Pisgah’s Hotline.
Ray is an Attorney Emeritus who volunteers each week to prevent unlawful evictions and foreclosures and help clients with consumer issues.
Latest News & Events
Jan 27, 2015
On Tuesday, February 3rd the Get Covered America’s (GCA) “Countdown to #GetCovered Tour” will be making a stop in Asheville from 10 am – 11 am at the Dr. Wesley Grant Southside Center at 285 Livingston Street. During the seven-day bus…Read More...
Jan 12, 2015
Need health insurance coverage for 2015? Pisgah Legal Services and Western Carolina Medical Society will have a free enrollment event for those interested on January 19th, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, with both scheduled and walk-in navigator appointments from…Read More...