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DeSoto County Family Law Pro Se Legal Clinic

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Date:
June 16, 2015
Time:
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

Hernando

Organizer

Pro Bono Initiative
Email:
tjbrock@olemiss.edu

Who Can Attend?: Students – All, Faculty

Description:
JUNE 16, 2015 – DESOTO COUNTY PRO SE FAMILY LAW LEGAL CLINIC: HERNANDO

PRO BONO OPPORUNITY:  Tuesday, June 16, 2015.  Build hours toward the Pro Bono Credit hour, gain family law experience at the courthouse, and network with practicing attorneys.

The Pro Bono Initiative of the law school is co-sponsoring a legal clinic with the DeSoto County Chancery Court, DeSoto County Bar Association and the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project to assist self-represented litigants in completing pleadings and presenting family law matters.  Students will work with local attorneys to assist DeSoto County residents with divorce, custody, child support and other family law matters.

The group will leave the law school at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 and return by 9:00 p.m. at the latest. The trip will count toward the Pro Bono Credit hour.  Interested students contact Tommie Jean Brock at OleMissProBono@gmail.com. Please include your telephone number and whether you are a first, second or third year student.