A lawyer's pro bono representation of low-income families.
The firm currently has about half a dozen pro bono cases at any one time.
After he retired, he offered pro bono representation from time to time.
Origin of pro-bono
- Latin prō bonō (publicō) for the (public) good prō for bonō ablative of bonum the good
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Abbreviated from Latin pro bono publico for the public good.