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Event:
DeSoto Pro Se Day
Start:
September 10, 2013 2:00 pm
End:
September 10, 2013 8:00 pm
Updated:
July 19, 2013
Venue:
Desoto County Courthouse
Organizer:
Pro Bono Initiative
olemissprobono@gmail.com

Who Can Attend?: Students – 2L, Students – 3L

Description:
Bill 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 sponsoring a trip to DeSoto County to assist self-represented litigants in completing pleadings and presenting family law matters to the Chancery Court.  Students will interview and assist litigants under the supervision of the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project (MVLP) and experienced volunteer attorneys.  The group will leave the law school around 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, and return by 8:00 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 second or third year student.