Wednesday, June 15, 2016

July 22: Webcast - Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2016 (Free)

Volunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented. Attend this program to learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.
What You Will Learn
  • Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection
  • Introduction to Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • A Primer on Automobile Fraud
  • Representing the Unsecured Debtor
  • Mortgage Servicer Litigation
  • Assisting Student Loan Borrowers
  • Developing a Working Relationship with Legal Services Organizations
Attorneys who want to volunteer to help low income clients with consumer related issues and legal services advocates who want to enhance their skills in consumer litigation matters would benefit from attending this program.
Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2016
July 22, 2016
9:00 AM Pacific
Webcast - Register Now!
Also Presented In-Person In San Francisco, CA
3 or more credits in most jurisdictions

  • Chairperson: Robert W. Murphy ~ Murphy Law Firm
  • Ronald L. Burdge ~ Burdge Law Office
  • Joshua Cohen ~ Cohen Consumer Law
  • Lynn Drysdale ~ Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc.
  • Jennifer T. Harley ~ Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc.
  • Catherine J. Jones ~ LegalNinja, Inc.
  • Ian B. Lyngklip ~ Lyngklip & Associates Consumer Law Center, PLC
  • Dale W. Pittman ~ The Law Office of Dale W. Pittman, P.C.
  • Program Attorney: Christina Thompson ~ Program Attorney, Practising Law Institute

More Information And Registration

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