Cy Pres Awards

The need for legal services in Miami-Dade County has never been greater and Dade Legal Aid is continually striving to develop new resources to help those in our community with nowhere else  to turn.  Because Dade Legal Aid seeks to remedy harms similar to those litigated in class action lawsuits, the designation of Cy Pres funds to Dade Legal Aid is one way YOU can help meet the need for our programs and services which include:

  • Child & Youth Advocacy
  • Bankruptcy & Consumer Law
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing Program (legal services for the deaf population)
  • Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
  • Family Law  (custody, child support, paternity)
  • Foreclosure Defense & Home Preservation
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Guardianship and Probate
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Non-profit Agencies
  • Start Ups

Please consider designating Dade Legal Aid  for Cy Pres funds.  Click here to contribute to Dade Legal Aid which protects the rights of victims of consumer fraud, the elderly, children, the working poor, domestic violence victims and other vulnerable populations. Clients are low-income individuals who are often victims of unlawful, unfair, deceptive, discriminatory or predatory consumer practices.

Our award-winning pro bono program matches private pro bono attorneys with individual clients, families, non-profit agencies or start ups seeking civil legal assistance. Dade Legal Aid acknowledges the effort that goes into preparing Cy Pres Awards.  We make it simple for attorneys and judges to include us in settlement agreements.

With your help, Dade Legal Aid will continue to provide

 “A Wealth of Justice for Those WHO HAVE NEITHER.”

For More Information on Designating Cy Pres Funds To Dade Legal Aid  Please Contact:

Karen J. Ladis (305) 579-5733 ext. 2245