Don't Miss Matthew Desmond
Pulitzer Prize Winning Author will speak at Pisgah Legal's 13th Annual Justice Forum on Tuesday, October 17th at UNCA. Purchase an Advance Reception Ticket or sign up for the free Forum today, and we'll see you there!Sponsor the Event Tickets/More Info
Child Poverty Rate Doubles
The poverty rate has surged as pandemic protections and child tax credits were ended. Pisgah Legal works with families who struggle to make ends meet and children who are in crisis every day. We need your support to continue to serve them.Learn More Children's Law Program
Healthcare.gov Enrollment Begins 11/1
Pisgah Legal is pleased to offer free, unbiased assistance reviewing your options for health insurance through the ACA Marketplace. Open enrollment runs from Nov. 1 - Jan. 15, 2024.Learn More
Medicaid Expansion Event
Pisgah Legal Services recently held a free event for our partners and other nonprofits about the upcoming changes Medicaid expansion will bring to hundreds of thousands of people in NC. Missed the event? Watch it here.Event Recording
Celebrating 45 Years of Justice and Dignity in WNC
Read Pisgah Legal's newest Annual Report, a showcase of the programs and people that made justice possible for more than 21,000 folks last year.Read It
Do you need help from Pisgah Legal Services? Apply online or call (828)253-0406 or toll-free at (800)489-6144Apply Online
Our Impact on Western North Carolina
We are Pisgah Legal Services
Pat & Phil Smith
Pat and Phil are Co-Chairs of the PLS Endowment Campaign. Phil is a retired 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 20 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
Join Us! Lunch & Learn: Preventing Domestic Violence in Henderson County Tuesday, October 3, 2023 12:00 – 1:30pm First Congregational Church 1735 5th Avenue W. Hendersonville, NC 28739 Presented by: Pisgah Legal Services Featuring representatives from: Hendersonville Police Department The Free...Read More...
Our Fall newsletter is here! Inside you’ll find: powerful stories of impact, a sneak peek of our new Justice Bus, and learn why Katie Button supports Pisgah Legal. If you would like a physical copy of the newsletter and did...Read More...
On Tuesday, August 15, Pisgah Legal hosted a community forum for area nonprofits and community partners to discuss the many changes to Medicaid in North Carolina. We were joined by a great panel with representatives from NC Medicaid, MANNA FoodBank,...Read More...