Interesting Info about Pro bono
Lawyers or solicitors might use Latin legal terms such as "Pro bono" in their consultations. A pro bono counsel may assist an individual or group on a legal case as Lawyers are encouraged to contribute at least fifty hours of pro bono service per year to charities and people who cannot afford a lawyer.
As such, pro bono is an ethical obligation of the legal profession.
The Pro bono service can be traced to practices in the early Roman tribunals in which the leaders of patrician families represented their dependents free of charge.