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 …

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

Alissa Lietzow 3 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 …

“What Works” Seminar for Legal Interns

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Every year, CPBLS hosts two FREE seminars over the summer for legal interns entitled, “What Works for Me in Practice”. We have five (sometimes six!) 30-minute segments and allow the speakers to cover any subject related to their profession. For example: common pitfalls as an attorney, progression through the legal field to current position, and mental health and substance abuse concerns within our profession. This …

“What Works” Seminar for Legal Interns

Alissa Lietzow Leave a Comment

Every year, CPBLS hosts two FREE seminars over the summer for legal interns entitled, “What Works for Me in Practice”. We have five (sometimes six!) 30-minute segments and allow the speakers to cover any subject related to their profession. For example: common pitfalls as an attorney, progression through the legal field to current position, and mental health and substance abuse concerns within our profession. This …