Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author of “Evicted” Matthew Desmond will speak about the relationship between housing and poverty at the 7th Annual PLS Poverty Forum.
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
May 23, 2017
Treat yourself – for a great cause! On Tuesday, June 6th Sensibilities Day Spa is hosting Pisgah Legal Day. Twenty percent of services booked or enjoyed that day – as well as purchases (including gift certificates) made in their Downtown…Read More...
May 15, 2017
On Sept. 28 Matthew Desmond will come to Asheville to speak at Pisgah Legal’s 7th Annual Poverty Forum. Read his recent article in The New York Times Magazine. (Matthew Desmond photo by Michael Kienitz)Read More...