More Support Needed for Civil Legal Aid

This month’s cover story of The American Lawyer is The Justice Gap: How Big Law is Failing Legal Aid,  and it focuses on the need for more support for civil legal aid for low-income people. From the article: “[I]n a…

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PLS Awarded Women for Women Grant

On Tuesday, May 19th, Pisgah Legal Services was awarded a $90,000 grant from the Women For Women Giving Circle of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. These funds will be used to expand PLS’ work to stop domestic violence…

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Local Attorneys Voice Concern

Attorneys Steve Carruthers and Kevin Radey each speak out about a proposed wage garnishment bill (Senate Bill 632) that would create devastating hardship for many low-income N.C. families, struggling to pay debts and make ends meet. Both attorneys specialize in…

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Affordable Housing Crisis in Asheville, WNC

The Citizen-Times has recently published a series of articles about the affordable housing crisis in Asheville. Every day Pisgah Legal Services receives calls for help from people in Asheville, and throughout WNC, who are struggling with this very issue. Last…

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