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Basics of Uncontested Divorce

Wednesday January 25

  • By: Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Brooklyn Bar Association - First Floor Auditorium
    123 Remsen Street
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Contact:
    Sarah Burrows
    Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Website:

Presented by:
Charles Coleman, Esq., Professor, Department of Law and Paralegal Studies, CUNY
Sidney Cherubin, Esq., Director of Legal Services, Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project
Joanne Reece, Esq., Family Law Staff Attorney, Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project

Topics Include:
Kings County Supreme Court Procedures, Preparation, Jurisdiction, Grounds for Divorce, Commencing the Action, Service, Submission and Entry of Judgment, Pitfalls of Uncontested Divorce

  • CLE Credit Comments: This course is FREE to those who accept at least one pro bono uncontested divorce matter from the Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project before July 25, 2017. Experienced attorneys receive additional CLE credit for every 2 hours of eligible pro bono service. To register, visit:

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Volunteer Profile

Kate Powers is an associate in the litigation department at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. She holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School where she served as a Notes Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal. She currently volunteers with Her Justice in New York. Read More

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