Pro Bono: K&F Cares

K&F has a long history of helping the underserved through pro bono legal work. COVID-19’s devastating impact has further solidified that commitment. K&F attorneys provide pro bono representation in a wide variety of practice areas, including:


Tax Controversy
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Compassionate Release under the First Step Act
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Asylum
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  • Working, through the Safe Passage Project, to obtain asylum for an 18-year-old who escaped gang violence in El Salvador.


Outside General Counsel:

  • K&F provides general legal advice to Campus Compact, a not-for-profit organization that seeks to advance the public purposes of over 1,000 colleges and universities by deepening their ability to improve community life and to educate students for civic and social responsibility.


Land Use Litigation:

  • K&F has successfully defended a synagogue’s receipt of a zoning variance to support its construction of an annex to promote its religious and not-for-profit mission.


Amicus Curiae
Briefs:

 

Law Firm Anti-Racism Alliance:

  • In July 2020, Kostelanetz & Fink joined forces with other law firms across the country in combating systemic racism as part of the new Law Firm Anti-Racism Alliance (LFAA), which will provide pro bono counsel in concert with legal services organizations and other stakeholders focused on identifying and combating systemic racism. More information here.