Pro Bono & Social Impact


HBA Legal is a signatory to the National Pro Bono Target, a voluntary and aspirational target of at least 35 hours of pro bono legal services per lawyer per year.

We accept work via referrals from our pro bono partners:


Assistance for those impact by the Australian bushfires

2019 and 2020 have seen our country devastated by unprecedented bushfires.  HBA has committed to provide pro bono legal assistance to help those who are suffering. We are working with the following organisations to provide that assistance:

Employee Volunteering

At HBA, we recognise that non-Solicitors have plenty to offer the community too, and are eager to get involved.

Our people, who work in support roles at HBA are offered one full day (or two half days) away from the office for work in the community on projects that make a difference.


Our Environmental Footprint

There’s a lot we can do to reduce waste across our offices and we are serious about lessening our impact on the environment.  Just a few examples of how we do this are:


Pro bono contacts at HBA

If you’ve got a community project that needs volunteers, or you are interested in becoming one of HBA Legal’s pro bono partners, please get in touch.


Melissa Wroe
Senior Associate
National Pro Bono and Social Impact Coordinator


Dr Andrew Lu OAM