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Date:
March 18, 2015
Time:
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

Washington County Chancery Court

Organizer

Pro Bono Initiative
Email:
OleMissProBono@gmail.com

Who Can Attend?: Students – All

Description:
PRO BONO OPPORUNITY:  Wednesday, March 18, 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 Washington County Chancery Court, Washington 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 Lee County residents with divorce and other family law matters.

The group will leave the law school at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 18, and return by 5:00 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.