Pro Bono

Wotton + Kearney’s pro bono practice is central to its commitment to acess to justice and reducing inequality.

The firm has invested in a dedicated pro bono team, led by a pro bono partner, which is supported by the entire firm and the resources of our Legalign Global alliance.

Protecting Refugee Rights

Refugee rights is the focus of around 60% of our pro bono program and includes legal representation, advocacy, policy work and law reform through our partnerships with organisations including the Refugee Advice and Casework Service, the Human Rights Law Centre, Refugee Legal and Refugee Council of Australia.



Protecting Seniors’ Rights and Preventing Elder Abuse

Seniors rights and elder abuse is a significant area with unmet legal need and which we are investing in through our partnerships with the Seniors Rights Service NSW and Justice Connect.


Human rights

Human rights and the rule of law is a growing focus of our work, engaging in advocacy through our partnerships with Australian Human Rights Commission, Human Rights Law Centre, Economic Justice Australia, Climate Justice Program, National Juctice Project, International Justice Mission and local and international refugee organisations.