Providing Advocacy and Representation to Veterans in the VA Claims Process

  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • By: Memphis Area Legal Services, National Veterans Legal Services Program LSC funded
  • Cecil C. Humphrys School of Law
Topics:
  • Military/Veterans
  • Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE)

We will have trainers from the National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP) to explore the basics of the VA claims process and other legal issues confronting Veterans. The training is free and open to the public. Attorneys seeking free CLE will be asked to accept one pro bono case through our program within the next year. If you are an attorney who wishes to use this training to fufill the VA's annual CLE requirement, please be advised that you must be accredited prior to the event. Please RVSP by October 26, 2015 to cwestbrooks@malsi.org. You may call 901-432-7524 for additional information. This will also be a great opportunity to meet our new Director of Private Attorney Involvement, Cindy Ettingoff. Please read her greeting below.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 6 hours of free CLE provided upon the agreement to accept one pro bono Veteran's case. Attorneys seeking free CLE will be asked to accept one pro bono case through our program within the next year. If you are an attorney who wishes to use this training to fufill the VA's annual CLE requirement, please be advised that you must be accredited prior to the event. Please RVSP by October 26, 2015 to cwestbrooks@malsi.org
  • Contact:
    Cindy Ettingoff
    Memphis Area Legal Services
  • Website: www.malsi.org