Legal Aid Clinic program

Oct 17, 2017 0

Legal Aid announces Legal Aid Clinic program including two clinics in Jennings County this year. The first Legal Aid Clinic will occur on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the Jennings County Public Library. A second Jennings County clinic is planned for Tuesday, October 17, at the same location.
Jennings County residents may also attend the monthly clinic at the Legal Aid Office in Columbus or clinics planned in Decatur or Jackson County.
The Legal Aid Clinic pro bono program utilizes local volunteer attorneys, whom will offer free legal consultations to low income individuals for the provision of legal advice and assistance in furtherance of equal access to justice within our community who might not otherwise be able to afford the counsel of an attorney.
Individuals coming to the Legal Aid Clinic can expect to receive a 10 to 15 minute consultation to answer general questions, offer legal information, or to receive other limited pro se assistance or advice, in person, on a first come, first serve basis. There is no need to register in advance.

Legal Aid Clinic program

Jul 18, 2017 0

Legal Aid announces Legal Aid Clinic program including two clinics in Jennings County this year. The first Legal Aid Clinic will occur on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the Jennings County Public Library. A second Jennings County clinic is planned for Tuesday, October 17, at the same location.
Jennings County residents may also attend the monthly clinic at the Legal Aid Office in Columbus or clinics planned in Decatur or Jackson County.
The Legal Aid Clinic pro bono program utilizes local volunteer attorneys, whom will offer free legal consultations to low income individuals for the provision of legal advice and assistance in furtherance of equal access to justice within our community who might not otherwise be able to afford the counsel of an attorney.
Individuals coming to the Legal Aid Clinic can expect to receive a 10 to 15 minute consultation to answer general questions, offer legal information, or to receive other limited pro se assistance or advice, in person, on a first come, first serve basis. There is no need to register in advance.