According to a new study, the numbers have increased by 25 percent since 2008.
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
Jul 20, 2015
A recent rally was held to encourage the expansion of Medicaid in North Carolina. Pisgah Legal Services’ Managing Attorney Jaclyn Kiger was one of the speakers encouraging expanded access to health care in the state. Read the story. Photo and…Read More...
Jul 15, 2015
An evening of local music, art, and food & drink for Pisgah Legal Services presented by The Paintbox featuring music by Pink Dog Creative artists David Holt, Will Ray, and Mark Goldthwaite. Enjoy artfully prepared wood fired pizza by Fresh West & visit open studios of Pink Dog Creative Artists.Read More...