Legal Clinic and
Know Your Courts & Rights Discussions

Sat., May 31
Hidden Valley Elementary School

5100 Snow White Ln., Charlotte, NC 

 

Legal Clinic: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Individuals may ask experienced lawyers questions regarding civil (landlord/tenant and small claims), criminal (misdemeanor), employment (unemployment and worker's compensation), and family (child support and custody) law on a first come first served basis.  

 

Know Your Courts Town Hall: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Judges and key court officials will discuss their roles in the court and answer general questions about the judicial system.

 

Know Your Rights Panel:  2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Defense attorneys, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department representatives and youth advocates will discuss civilian rights during police encounters, citywide curfew matters and answer topic-related questions from the community.  

 

 Justice Initiatives, the Mecklenburg County Bar, Mecklenburg County Bar's Young Lawyers Division, John S. Leary Bar of Black Attorneys, Charlotte School of Law and the Hidden Valley Community Association have been working together to provide the community a day of service.  

 

 

To volunteer or for questions: Please contact Amina DeBurst, MCB Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator at adeburst@meckbar.org or 704/375-8624 ext.127.

 


 

 

 
Thursday January 29, 2015


 
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Upcoming MCB Events
 

1-29-15 Bar Leadership Dinner featuring Keynote Speaker Anne M. Tompkins
The Bar Leadership Dinner is a celebration of leadership and service provided by Mecklenburg County Bar members & Mecklenburg Bar Foundation supporters.

2-5-15 Lawyers' Luncheon Series - Getting Lost in Our Own Lives: A Presentation by the North Carolina Lawyers Assistance Program
Join your colleagues at a regular monthly luncheon to eat, socialize and hear a high-impact presentation from NCLAP, including a oppotunity for one hour CLE credit. 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. at the Bar & Foundation Center.

2-7-15 Increasing Diversity in the Legal Profession Conference
This annual one-day conference engages minority students in a discussion about the legal profession and law-related careers. Featuring Joe Pierce, Charlotte Hornets General Counsel.

 

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