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, community based organizations and volunteer attorneys.
Click here for a calendar of all Northeast Ohio’s Pro Bono Week activities.
Click here to see all events sponsored by Legal Aid. The week’s calendar includes numerous clinics, volunteer recognition events and continuing legal education presentations, including:
- Free brief advice clinics at Chardon United Methodist Church, American Legion Conneaut, El Barrio, Oberlin Senior Center and Fatima Family Center,
- Specialty clinics focused on bankruptcy, expungements, elder law, child support and divorce, and
- Many continuing legal education events.
All volunteer attorneys in Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Lorain counties are invited to attend a special recognition reception at the Barley House on October 26 at 5:00 pm. This event is sponsored by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland — click here for details and to make your reservation.