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Review: Art on the Beach Event

Here’s the the awesome write up from Island Eye News covering #artonthebeach17! Thrilled to see Emma had an opportunity to tour the homes, meet the artists, and taste the treats. Also love that she chatted with former Ackerman Fellow and #AOTBchs17 volunteer Brittany Sutton! Well done, everyone! #bringon2018

Volunteer Attorney – High Fives!

Just received the following thank you e-mail following last night’s outreach program at HALOS: “Megan was AWESOME. She facilitated a very lively conversation and really showed off her knowledge of our caregiver’s issues. Participants walked away feeling very grateful and informed. They were already begging her to come back!” Great job, Megan Hunt Dell! We thank you for giving your time and …

Wills Clinic – Next Steps of Johns Island – 4/26/17

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Volunteer attorneys will be on site to help prepare wills, power of attorney documents, and health power of attorney documents free of charge! Requirements:  Charleston County Residents Proof of Residency – i.e. ID or bill showing Charleston County address Bring Proof of Income (i.e. paystubs, disability award letter, etc.)

Wills Clinic – Next Steps of Johns Island – 4/26/17

In by Alissa LietzowLeave a Comment

Volunteer attorneys will be on site to help prepare wills, power of attorney documents, and health power of attorney documents free of charge! Requirements:  Charleston County Residents Proof of Residency – i.e. ID or bill showing Charleston County address Bring Proof of Income (i.e. paystubs, disability award letter, etc.)

Landlord – Tenant CLE

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The goal of this CLE is to teach attorneys who have limited experience in landlord/tenant work how to defend tenants. Essentially, we receive requests for help at Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services all the time but because of the short turnaround time for certain things like evictions, we often can’t help them in a timely manner. We’re hoping to start …

Landlord – Tenant CLE

In by Alissa Lietzow3 Comments

The goal of this CLE is to teach attorneys who have limited experience in landlord/tenant work how to defend tenants. Essentially, we receive requests for help at Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services all the time but because of the short turnaround time for certain things like evictions, we often can’t help them in a timely manner. We’re hoping to start …

Charleston Pro Bono Receives Grant from Trident United Way

  Last week, we received the wonderful news that Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services will be receiving a grant from Trident United Way to host a landlord/tenant CLE in Charleston. The seminar will be held on February 17, 2017, and will be free to all members of the Charleston County bar and alumni of Charleston School of Law. While the …

Education Clinic on Expungement Process at ECCO

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Charleston Attorney David Aylor has offered to present an educational clinic on the expungement process at East Cooper Community Outreach on August 23rd at 3 pm. Space is limited. RSVP by calling Lyndsi at 843-416-7135 or email: lholst@eccocharleston.org.