Pisgah Legal Services is being flooded with calls by worried immigrants and their families who are concerned about changing immigration policy. A generous donor has issued a $20,000 challenge grant to help meet demand.
Our Impact on Western North Carolina
people from across the mountains helped by Pisgah Legal in 2016
million secured in quantifiable benefits for our clients in 2016
local attorneys volunteer their services to assist PLS clients
victims of domestic violence and their children helped in 2016
We are Pisgah Legal Services
Pat & Phil Smith
Pat and Phil 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.
Joanne's friendly face is often the first folks see as they enter the Asheville office. She has been Pisgah Legal's receptionist for 15 years.
Lyn & Tom Leslie
Lyn & Tom are long-time supporters of Pisgah Legal Services and owners of Leslie and Associates. They are lead supporters of The Children's Law Project.
Russell is an advertising veteran, with 30+ years experience as an art/creative director. He uses his creative expertise to help raise funds for Pisgah Legal.
John is an attorney at Roberts & Stevens who also volunteers pro bono as a MAVL attorney with Pisgah Legal, helping survivors escape domestic violence.
Latest News & Events
Mar 20, 2017
Health Care CPR is pleased to announce their second town hall entitled “Health Care Reform and Seniors” to be held on Wednesday, March 29th from 1pm – 3pm at New Hope Presbyterian Church (3070 Sweeten Creek Road) in South Asheville….Read More...
Mar 8, 2017
A rally was held in downtown Asheville on March 7 to draw attention to the pitfalls of the plan that is being considered by Congress to replace the Affordable Care Act. Read about it in the Citizen-Times. Story and photo by Mark Barrett.Read More...
Feb 22, 2017
About 300 people congregated at Highland Brewing Co. Monday night for a locally-organized town hall meeting to discuss the ACA. Many individuals and families told stories of the impact the ACA has had on them and their families. Pisgah Legal…Read More...