Volunteer Opportunities

You + Us

You love the arts, enjoy helping people, have something to offer, want to make a difference. Together with WLA, we can help artists thrive! Our services help films get made, books published, artwork sold. And we couldn’t do it without you!

Volunteer Opportunities

Here’s a sample of volunteer opportunities for students (high school, undergraduate, and graduate), attorneys, artists. Contact us get involved!

Arts Legal Clinics & Referral Services

  • Attorneys to offer legal advice to artists or representatives of arts organizations, in areas of including contract review, non-profit issues, copyright, trademark and other intellectual property issues. We ask clinic volunteer attorneys to have minimum 3 years IP practice experience. WLA carries professional liability insurance for clinic volunteers.
  • Greeters to welcome clients, coordinate paperwork, and receive payments.
  • Clinic scheduler to process requests for clinic appointments. Great for law students or attorneys!


  • Plan our monthly legal education workshops for artists and attorneys. We’re especially looking for artists to join this committee.

Communications & Events

  • Organize events like our end-of-the-year members party, and smaller WLA social events throughout the year.
  • Spread the word about WLA! Write press releases, e-blasts, social media posts and correspond with our donors!


  • Writers for blog posts on topics where art and law intersect.
  • Writers for artist-focused FAQs.
  • Webmaster services to help keep our website spiffy.

Speaker’s Bureau

  • Join our list to speak at art organization events regarding intellectual property.
  • Advocate for us by advertising the Speaker’s Bureau to art organizations.