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August 2014

August 9, 2014

Cleveland Public Library – Carnegie West Branch

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.   Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by pro bono volunteer attorneys from Frantz Ward and Cliffs.

Start: August 9, 2014 9:30 am
End: August 9, 2014 11:00 am
Location: Cleveland Public Library Carnegie West Branch
Phone: 216-623-6927
Address:
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1900 Fulton Road, Cleveland, OH 44113 United States

August 13, 2014

East Cleveland Public Library

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.   Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by volunteer attorneys from the law firm of Taft and legal department at Progressive Insurance.

Start: August 13, 2014 5:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 6:30 pm
Location: East Cleveland Public Library
Phone: 216-541-4128
Address:
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14101 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44112 United States
September 2014
suggested gift: $150 - $2500

September 12, 2014

Private Benefit for Legal Aid (by invitation only)

You Are Invited
to help those most vulnerable in our community

please join us at a house party to benefit
The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Friday, September 12, 2014
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Hosted by Tom and Kim Lobe
along with Ann Bergen, C. Lynne Day, Betsy Rader
and Mary Jane Trapp of Legal Aid’s Development Committee

Event is at a private home, and address will be shared once reservation is made via donation to Legal Aid.

Cocktails
Array of Hors d’oeuvres by Marigold Catering
Complimentary Valet Parking
Dress: Business Casual

RSVP by making your tax-deductible reservation online
via this special registration/donation page:
CLICK HERE

suggested gift: $150 – $2500

Once making your gift, email events@lasclev.org to let us know
the name of the guest joining you or if you have any questions.

If you CANNOT attend, please consider making a gift in your absence, and we’ll toast you that night!

Alternatively, call 216.861.5590 to make a reservation via phone or ask questions via phone.

Or, mail a reservation with a check made out to “The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland”
1223 West Sixth Street, Cleveland OH 44113

Reservations due by September 5, 2014!

Start: September 12, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 12, 2014 8:30 pm
Location: Private Home
Phone: 216-861-5590
Address:
those with a reservation will get full address info via email
Cost: suggested gift: $150 - $2500

September 13, 2014

Cleveland Public Library – Glenville Branch

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.   Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by pro bono volunteer attorneys from Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP, Cleveland City Council and City Hall.

Start: September 13, 2014 9:30 am
End: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
Location: Cleveland Public Library Glenville Branch
Phone: 216-623-6983
Address:
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11900 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44108 United States

September 27, 2014

Spanish American Committee

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.  Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by pro bono volunteer attorneys from the Northeast Ohio Association of Corporate Counsel.

Start: September 27, 2014 9:30 am
End: September 27, 2014 11:00 am
Location: Spanish American Committee
Address:
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4407 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113 United States
October 2014

October 7, 2014

Legal Aid Board of Directors Meeting

Legal Aid’s Board of Directors meets quarterly.  The Board of Directors is responsible for defining the organization’s mission and for providing overall leadership and strategic direction to the organization.  Per regulations of the Legal Services Corporation, all board meetings are public.

Start: October 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: October 7, 2014 6:00 pm
Location: The Legal Aid Society Of Cleveland
Address:
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1223 West Sixth Street, Cleveland, OH 44102 United States

October 18, 2014

2014 National Celebrate Pro Bono Week

A special week honoring pro bono service — the National Pro Bono Celebration boasts thousands of special events nationwide.   In Northeast Ohio, the celebration includes Legal Aid,  numerous bar associations, the judiciary, community based organizations and volunteer attorneys.

Watch this website in later 2014 for a calendar of all  Northeast Ohio’s Pro Bono Week activities.

In Northeast Ohio, the week’s calendar will include numerous clinics, volunteer recognition events and continuing legal education presentations.

Start: October 18, 2014
End: October 24, 2014
Address:

Cleveland Public Library – Lorain Branch

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.   Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by pro bono volunteer attorneys from Jones Day and Walter Haverfield.

Start: October 18, 2014 9:30 am
End: October 18, 2014 11:00 am
Location: Cleveland Public Library Lorain Branch
Phone: 216-623-7011
Address:
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8216 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102 United States
by appointment only - call 888-817-3777

October 22, 2014

Pro Se Divorce Clinic – Lake County

This clinic focuses on divorce matters.  Those attending will be counseled by volunteer attorneys and provided with the tools to handle divorce matters on their own.

Appointments are required and space is limited — please call 888-817-3777.  Bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by volunteer attorneys from The Lake County Bar Association’s Family Law Committee.

Start: October 22, 2014
End: October 22, 2014
Location: By Appointment Only
Address:
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Painesville, OH United States
Cost: by appointment only - call 888-817-3777

October 25, 2014

Fatima Family Center

A first come, first served free advice clinic for low-income individuals with civil legal issues.  Please bring all relevant paperwork with you.

This clinic will be staffed by attorney-volunteers from Gilmour Academy’s Lancer Lawyers.

Start: October 25, 2014 9:30 am
End: October 25, 2014 11:00 am
Location: Fatima Family Center
Address:
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6600 Lexington Avenue, Cleveland, OH United States

Brief Advice and Referral Clinic volunteer attorneys are available for brief advice and referral only. Clinic attorneys do NOT represent you. If you need legal representation you may be referred to The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland or another service provider.

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