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Clark County Volunteer Lawyers Program

  • To Volunteer, Contact:
    360-823-0423

Provides civil legal advice and limited representation on some issues to low income people in Clark County

 

**Opportunities for both lawyers and non-lawyers**

  • County(s) of Volunteer Opportunity: Clark
  • Area of law: Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Elder Law, Family & Juvenile, Homeless, Housing, Adoption, Child Custody, Dissolution of Marriage, Domestic Violence, Individual Rights, Dependency, Guardianship, Poverty, General, Housing, Landlord/Tenant, Non-Parental Custody, Immigration
  • Populations Served: Children, Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Elderly, General Public, Immigrant youth and unaccompanied minors, Immigrants, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Juveniles, Low Income, Working poor and unemployed
  • Opportunities For: Lawyers
  • Malpractice insurance is provided for volunteers: Yes
  • Training Provided: Yes
  • Training Required: No
  • CLE credit for trainings: No
  • CLE credit for pro bono: Yes
  • Mentoring or supervision offered: Yes
  • Volunteer lawyers need to meet a caseload or hours requirement: No
  • Other Case Load Requirements: 3 hours/month
  • Other Project Types: Homeless Court, Housing Justice Project, Domestic Violence Clinic (with YWCA), Dependency Clinic (with Department of Child Support)
  • Long Distance Opportunities: Draft or Translate Legal Documents, Mentor Volunteer Lawyers
  • Other Long Distance Opportunities: We will screen/place pro bono cases for attorneys practicing outside of Clark County
  • Volunteers may participate long-distance: Yes
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Volunteer Profile

Yoana Rodriguez is a lawyer from Guatemala whose main interest lies with human rights, specifically with indigenous communities and women’s rights. Rodriguez volunteers regularly at The Advocates for Human Rights on their National Asylum Help Line, or Linea de Ayuda Nacional de Asilo. LEARN MORE

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