Each year, MCR staff and volunteer attorneys provide legal services to more than 100 nonprofit organizations in Detroit and throughout the state.

Working together, these attorneys provide a wide range of business and transactional legal services to nonprofit organizations.


Direct Legal Services

Our staff and network of pro bono attorneys can provide one-on-one legal counseling for nonprofit organizations on a wide range of business and transactional legal needs.

Office Hours

You can schedule a one-hour Office Hours appointment for Nonprofit Start-up Legal Assistance or for support with completing the Request for Legal Assistance (RFA) Form.

Legal Resources & Publications

We offer a collection of legal resources and publications to provide nonprofits with in-depth information on a variety of legal and organizational topics.


We host periodic workshops that offer new and established nonprofits with an opportunity to learn more about a particular topic and ask questions.


Not sure where to begin? Contact our Legal Team!
Email: legal@mi-community.org
Phone: (313) 962-3171 (x101)

Tell us your name, organization name, and a brief description of your organization, and we’ll get back to you soon.

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