Over the past five years, the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service has succeeded in creating an annual national spotlight on pro bono legal services. The State Bar of Texas participates in the national celebration each year, highlighting the work of many Texas attorneys dedicating their time and talent to…
The El Paso Bar Association and several local lawyers are sponsoring a free clinic Saturday for those needing legal advice. The fourth annual Access to Justice legal clinic will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at El Paso Community College’s Valle Verde campus. To read the entire article, click here.
A lot of men are abused and afraid to speak up, Alice Summers said during a family violence training Tuesday. Her son was one of them. He stayed with the mother of his child and endured her abuse for years before getting out of the relationship. To read the entire article, click here.
El personal de Quad Counties trabaja de cerca con la Oficina del Sheriff de Val Verde, Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid y la Casa de la Cultura para organizar su evento anual de Vigilia en contra de la Violencia Doméstica. To read the entire story, click here.
Taking their studies from the classroom to the community, paralegal students at South Texas College hosted a Power of Attorney Clinic on Sept. 5. Students prepared powers of attorney and living wills for a total of 38 clients of Hidalgo County, saving them an estimated $20,000 in legal fees. To read the entire article, click…
The Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association and Foundation will host their annual Grants and Awards Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 22 at the Four Seasons Hotel. To read the entire blog, click here.
Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, en coordinación con el personal del Centro Comunitario de Val Verde, ofrecerá una clínica de divorcios totalmente gratuitos para los residentes de esta población. To read the entire article, click here.