About MVL



Metro Volunteer Lawyers (MVL), formerly the Thursday Night Bar, provides pro bono civil legal services in the Denver Metro Area to those in need who are living at or below 200% of federal poverty guidelines. MVL is co-sponsored by the Adams/Broomfield, Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas/Elbert, and First Judicial District Bar Associations.




What We Do

MVL assists with the following types of cases through a variety of programs:

  • Family Law
  • Elder Law
  • Probate
  • Consumer and Financial  
  • Bankruptcy
  • Public Benefits 
  • Housing 

MVL is unable to accept criminal cases of any kind.


The Denver Bar Association advances professionalism with the legal community and promotes justice in the broader community.