Bar Pro Bono Unit is a charity offering assistance with finding barristers. They match members of the public who need help, with barristers who are willing to donate their time and expertise in deserving cases for those who are unable to obtain legal aid and cannot afford to pay.
Referrals are accepted from: Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), Local MPs, Law Centre or Legal Advice Clinic.
Self referral is available by filling in the application form which can be downloaded under the header 'How to apply' found here: http://www.barprobono.org.uk/do-you-need-help.html
Volunteering opportunities for barristers