Project Description

In 1995, HAP began a new project to encourage volunteer participation by law firms and corporate legal departments. Through the Adopt-a-Shelter project, law firms or corporate legal departments staff a HAP legal clinic on a monthly or bimonthly basis.

HAP collaborates with the following law firms, corporate legal departments, and law schools through this program (ordered by shelter):

  • Birth Certificate Clinics – AAA | Chubb | Comcast | Farmers Insurance | Hogan Lovells (Youth ID) | HP | Lincoln Financial Group | Merck | PECO/Exelon | PNC Bank | Subaru of America | Wawa
  • Broad Street Ministry – Drinker Biddle & Reath | Obermayer Rebmann
  • Eliza Shirley House – Blank Rome | Lincoln Financial Group | Reger Rizzo & Darnall 
  • Families Forward Philadelphia – Hangley Aronchick | Pepper Hamilton
  • Impact Services –  Duane Morris | TD Bank
  • Our Brother’s Place – White & Williams
  • The Perimeter – Farmers Insurance | Greenberg Traurig | Saul Ewing
  • Project HOME – Merck | Morgan Lewis | Reed Smith 
  • RHD Woodstock Family Center – Morgan Lewis | PECO/Exelon
  • Salvation Army’s Red Shield – Dilworth Paxson | Montgomery McCracken
  • Snyder House – Cozen O’Connor
  • SOAR Project – Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
  • St. John’s Hospice – Dechert | GSK | Klehr Harrison
  • Station House – Chubb | Cozen O’Connor | Hogan Lovells 
  • Stenton Family Manor – DLA Piper | Germantown Jewish Centre
  • Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission – Ballard Spahr | Comcast
  • The Storefront Duffy KARE Project – Morgan Lewis | Schnader
  • University City Hospitality Coalition – Michael LiPuma, Esq. | University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • VA Medical Center – DLA Piper

For information, please call 215-523-9595, or email HAP’s Executive Director, Marsha Cohen at marsha@haplegal.org.