OCTOBER 20, 2015 – LEE COUNTY PRO SE FAMILY LAW LEGAL CLINIC: TUPELO
PRO BONO OPPORUNITY: Tuesday, October 20, 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 Lee County Chancery Court, Lee County Bar and Young Lawyers Associations 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, custody, child support, guardianship, and other family law matters.
The group will leave the law school at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 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 first, second or third year student.