Submit or Review Case Referrals

Submit a new case referral or access a client's online case file that you previously referred. This area is available to registered Military Pro Bono Project users only.

Click here for further information and referral guidelines, which includes detailed information about the referral process, client financial eligibility (E-6 and below), who may be considered a “client” for a referral, qualified case types (including defined legal issues within consumer law, family law, guardianship, landlord-tenant disputes, tax law, trusts and estates, and others), good cause requirements, and the required signed Acknowledgment Letter. 


REFERRAL FORM: Refer a new case to the Project*

* You must be logged onto the website with your email address and personal password to access this link to the Case Referral System. If you have not already signed up with the Military Pro Bono Project, click on Attorney Registration on the home page to register.

After logged onto the website, use the password assigned to your legal assistance office (not your personal password) for this referral form. If you do not have a password for your current office, email Project staff at After submitting the case referral form, you will be taken to a website that confirms the submission. The referral is then automatically routed to a designated supervising military attorney who screens referred cases. Once reviewed and approved, the Project will notify you and will begin searching for a volunteer attorney.

**Are you having trouble entering information into the referral form on the website? While filling out the online form, if you have any technical problems (e.g., browser or copy/paste issues, etc.), you have the option of uploading this form into the online case referral system. This document should act as a supplement, not a replacement, to information submitted online.


View a 2.5-minute video that explains how to refer cases to the ABA Military Pro Bono Project. 

Access case information for a client previously referred*

* You must be logged onto the website to access this link to the Case Management System. If you previously referred a case to the Project and you are clicking on this link for the first time, you need a temporary password for your initial login. If you do not have this temporary password, click on "forgot password" on the next page or email Project Staff, at

Access case management portal

This link is for military attorneys designated to supervise referrals for the Project and for the Chiefs of Legal Assistance for the service branches. Click here for further information.



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