Free Pro Bono Mentor Match Training January 27, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Management Education Center
811 W Square Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48098

The Pro Bono Mentor Match program is a collaboration of the OCBA, Family Law Assistance Project, and Legal Aid and Defender Association for new lawyers seeking practical experience and the support of a mentor attorney.


Pro Bono Mentor Match FREE Training Session

Designed for new attorneys, the OCBA Pro Bono Mentor Match program provides training and a match to a pro bono case as well as an experienced attorney-mentor to assist throughout the case. 

Participants must be members of the OCBA to attend this training and new attorneys must agree to take a pro bono case.

8:30 a.m.   Registration

9:00 a.m.   Introduction and Program Overview 
                 •    Legal Aid Support for Volunteer Attorneys
                 •    Feedback and Advice from Mentors and Mentees

10:15 a.m.   Break

10:30 a.m.   Family Law Training

Noon           Lunch and speaker 
                   •    Hon. Elizabeth L. Gleicher, Michigan Court of Appeals

1:00 p.m.     Breakout sessions
                   •    Landlord Tenant
                   •    Expungement

2:00 p.m.      Break

2:15 p.m.      Breakout sessions
                    •    Immigration
                    •    License Restoration

For more information and to register for this seminar, contact Merri Lee Jones.  







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