*Expungement Clinic Seeking Student Volunteers*

*Expungement Clinic Seeking Student Volunteers*

The Expungement Clinic helps low-income Summit County residents seal the record of their criminal convictions.  A sealed record enables many people better access to jobs, housing, and volunteer opportunities.  Students will learn integral skills in the legal field including record searches, reading court dockets, completing applications to file with the court, and interviewing real clients.
UPCOMING CLINIC:

Saturday August 26, 2017

8:00am- 12:00pm

The House of the Lord

1650 Diagonal Rd.

Akron, Ohio

All hours qualify as ProBono of Limited Means.

There will be a mandatory training session on Thursday August 24 from 4:00-5:00pm in the Law School Room 301.  You will need a laptop for training.  Interested students or questions please RSVP to Professor Heather Staab at hstaab@uakron.edu.

THANK YOU!

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Spring Pro Bono Hours due June 30th!

As a reminder, please note that all pro bono and community service hours completed during the spring semester must be reported on Symplicity/AkronLawJobs no later than June 30th. For more instructions, or to obtain a copy of the certificate of supervisor form, please visit: http://www.uakron.edu/law/current-students/probono.dot 

Feel free to contact Dean O’Brien with any questions: ab139@uakron.edu.

If you need your Symplicity account reset, please contact Debbie Casey: dcasey1@uakron.edu

 

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Akron Municipal Court seeks volunteers

Akron Municipal Court seeks law student volunteers to assist in Traffic Court with the license intervention program/driving suspension cases. Great way to earn your pro bono hours!

If interested, please email Asst. Dean O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu.

Thank you!

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*Expungement Clinic Seeking Student Volunteers*

The Expungement Clinic helps low-income Summit County residents seal the record of their criminal convictions.  A sealed record enables many people better access to jobs, housing, and volunteer opportunities.  Students will learn integral skills in the legal field including record searches, reading court dockets, completing applications to file with the court, and interviewing real clients.

Please keep in mind we can only accept a limited amount of students for each clinic.

UPCOMING CLINIC:

Saturday May 20, 2017

8:00am- 12:00pm

AMHA Reach Opportunity Center

Akron, Ohio

All hours qualify as ProBono Limited Means.

There will be a mandatory training session.  We will schedule the training the week of May 15-19 once we receive feedback from volunteers.  Please indicate your availability for training in the email.  The training will last 45-60 minutes.  Interested students or questions please RSVP to Professor Heather Staab at hstaab@uakron.edu.

THANK YOU!

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Stark County Bar Young Lawyers’ Event

The Stark County Bar Young Lawyers Committee is seeking law student volunteers to help with their upcoming BARcentennial event.

When: May 12th, beginning at 5PM (volunteers will be asked to arrive a little bit before 5PM)

Where: Event begins at Bender’s in Canton

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Attorney Rod Moore: RMoore@bmsa.com

You can earn volunteer hours AND network with local attorneys!!!

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