Pro Bono

Black Business Legal Services

Apply to access legal services to assist with your business related matters by reputable, trusted professionals

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada and the BEBC Society are delighted to provide a new, ground-breaking initiative to support Black-led small businesses and Black entrepreneurs.
Norton Rose Fulbright is global law firm, renowned for its comprehensive business law services, catering to some of the world's most prominent corporations and financial institutions. As BEBC continues to strive for excellence, our organization is proud to partner with NRF to offer much-needed legal assistance to our members from coast to coast.
This national, pro bono initiative is designed to empower up-and-coming Black talent to achieve their business objectives. Norton Rose Fulbright Canada is committed to advancing equality and addressing the systemic barriers and racism that is prevalent in our society.
If you are a business owner seeking support with legal services related to, but not limited to, corporate governance, corporate and commercial agreements, employment matters, intellectual property, tax advice and litigation, please fill out the application below. Norton Rose Fulbright can also assist businesses with research to assess your business’s competitive positioning.

Program Highlights

Step 1: Fill out the Pro Bono Legal Services form

This form paints a picture of your specific business legal needs. 

Provide as much detail as you can. All information will remain private.

Step 2: Norton Rose Fulbright reviews application

Your application will be reviewed by Norton Rose Fulbright Canada to determine if your business application is eligible for their pro bono legal services. This application does not constitute legal services and does not create a solicitor-client relationship. This service is available to any Black business in Canada (not limited to just BEBC members).

Please note that the following services are NOT included: Family law matters, Criminal law matters, or Immigration law.

Step 3: You will be contacted by Norton Rose Fulbright

Once your form is submitted, please allow up to 14 days for response.

Apply today for your FREE legal services