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.

 


 

 

 
Tuesday September 23, 2014


 
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Upcoming MCB Events
 

10-2-14 Lawyers' Luncheon Series - Clerk of Court Candidates Forum
Join your colleagues at a regular monthly luncheon to eat, socialize and hear remarks from candidates vying for the Mecklenburg County Clerk of Superior Court position.

10-9-14 MCB YLD Fall Social
Join MCB YLD members for drinks and appetizers following the YLD sponsored Brewery Law Update CLE at Draught. Free for MCB YLD members; $10 for Non-Members

10-18-14 Ask a Lawyer Volunteer Opportunity
The YLD is recruiting volunteers for their annual Ask-A-Lawyer event. Volunteer attorneys will provide free legal advice to the public at the Main Public Library. Training materials provided.

 

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