Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers (CJCPBL)Law day celebration will take place on Friday, May 5, 2017. The keynote speaker for the annual event will be John L. McKay. Mr. McKay is a national leader of funding low income civil legal services, top Department of Justice lawyer in Western Washington, a constitutional law professor at Seattle […]
Pro Bono events and news in Clallam County
February 11th 12-3pm, upstairs Landing Mall: Clallam County Will’s Clinic – volunteers needed February 17th, noon, downstairs at Kokopelli’s: Hannah McFarland will be presenting to us on forensic document examination. The bar social previously scheduled for this date has been cancelled. (1 CLE credit pending) March 3rd, 4:30 pm, upstairs bar at Kokopelli’s: Bar social! […]
When: Saturday, December 3, Noon-3 p.m. Where: The Landing Mall, 115 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362 The upcoming Pro Bono drop in clinics are: January 14 (advanced directives clinic) February 11 (wills clinic) March 18 (west end clinic)
The drop in clinic is canceled today due to inclement weather. When: Saturday, October 15, 12-3 p.m. Where: The Landing Mall, 115 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362
Press release Vanessa Ridgway was sworn into the Washington State Bar Association as a Limited-License Legal Technician (LLLT) by Clallam County Superior Court Judge Eric Rohrer on October 12, 2016. LLLT’s, commonly pronounced “Triple L-T”, are not lawyers, but are a new class of licensed legal professionals who are allowed to practice law, help clients draft […]
When: Thursday, October 6th, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Where: Clallam County Fairgrounds This is the largest of the three annual events Stand Down events. Last year there were 321 in attendance. Many Veterans come to these events seeking legal advice for a wide variety of issues. If you are available please attend. Shift are welcome. Please […]
When: Saturday, September 24, Noon-3 p.m. Where: The Landing Mall, 115 E Railroad Ave, Port Angeles, WA 98362 The upcoming Pro Bono drop in clinics are: September 24 October 15 December 2 January 14 (advanced directives clinic) February 11 (wills clinic) March 18 (west end clinic)
Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers is presenting Law at the Landing on August 13th from Noon-3:00 PM. Volunteers are needed, shifts are welcomed! Please contact Shauna at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 360.504.2422.
Last “Law at the Landing” of 2015! When: Saturday, December 5. 12-3 Where: Second floor of The Landing Mall As always we are in need of volunteers, especially family law volunteers. We are serving 20-25 clients on average at these event. Please email Shauna at email@example.com if you are interested.
When: Friday, May 1, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. Where: Kokopelli Grill, 203 E. Front St., Port Angeles Featured Speaker: Senior United States District Court Judge Robert Bryan for the Western District of Washington. Lunch Cost: $15 Please RSVP by responding to this email by no later than 5pm, SUNDAY April 26, 2015 LET’S CELEBRATE – […]
Friday February 6, 2015 9:00 am to 12:30 pm Sequim Transit Center Meeting Room 190 W. Cedar Street – Sequim, WA 3 General CLE Credits Pending REGISTRATION: firstname.lastname@example.org Presented by Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers in collaboration with the Jefferson and Clallam Bar Associations. DISABILITY PLANNING: Best practices for disability planning, power of attorney, medical […]
Hosted by Clallam Jefferson Pro Bono Lawyers Friday, May 9 2014 at 12:00PM THE SKILLS CENTER 905 WEST 9TH STREET PORT ANGELES WA
There is a need for volunteers at the Veterans Stand Down in Forks on May 1st from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The event requires at least 3-4 volunteers. The time can be done in shifts if needed. This is a big event and the presence of the legal community is expected. Please contact Shauna […]
I am pleased to announce that our first ever Law at the Landing legal clinic was a rousing success. Our nine volunteer attorneys served 22 people who were very much in need of legal assistance. People began arriving at 11:20 a.m. for the noon start time and the last person helped left at 3:15. Many […]
Some of you know I have been working on developing an updated client-centered counseling model for lawyers based on Interpersonal Neurobiology (which involves the marriage of neuroscience and psychology). I think of lawyers as relational professionals, who share the same skills of listening and connecting with all other relational professionals. Helping the homeless population can […]