Volunteer Lawyers
for the Poor Foundation

NEWS & EVENTS

Check out the 2019 VLP Annual Report!

Check out the 2019 VLP Annual Report!

Volunteer Lawyers for the Poor Foundation   Check out The Volunteer Lawyer’s Project’s 2019 Annual Report!   Many thanks to the 310 volunteer attorneys who donated their time and expertise and to our contributors whose financial support sustains our work.   You can...

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VLP Accepting Applications for Managing Attorney

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation  We're hiring! Legal Aid Society is accepting applications for an experienced attorney to manage the Volunteer Lawyers Project at our Cincinnati location. Please visit our website to learn more:...

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Celebrate Pro Bono Week

Celebrate Pro Bono Week

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation   Celebrate National Pro Bono Week - October 20-26!   “In my short time at the VLP, I know two things to be true,” stated Elizabeth Zak, VLP Managing Attorney. “1) Low-income families better manage the stresses of poverty when...

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Juvenile Custody and Companionship Expanded

Juvenile Custody and Companionship Expanded

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation   The Volunteer Lawyers Project and Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati celebrated the new space and expanded hours of the Hamilton County Juvenile Custody and Companionship Clinic with an open house last week! Judge John...

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VLP Joins Legal Aid for Annual Veteran Stand Down Event

VLP Joins Legal Aid for Annual Veteran Stand Down Event

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation   VLPF Board member Mary Pat McMahon joined Legal Aid Managing Attorney Debora Wagner to assist veterans at the Department of Veterans Affairs’ 2019 Veteran Stand Down. We provided advice to 36 veterans on legal issues such as...

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VLP Gains a Brazilian’s Legal Perspective

VLP Gains a Brazilian’s Legal Perspective

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation   Renata Xavier is the new Summer Law Clerk for the Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP). In her role, Renata will assist Elizabeth Zak, VLP Managing Attorney, to manage client contacts and conduct legal research.   Where are you...

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VLP and CBA Host Continuing Legal Education Workshop

VLP and CBA Host Continuing Legal Education Workshop

Volunteer Lawyers For the Poor Foundation     The Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) and Cincinnati Bar Association (CBA) recently co-sponsored a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) workshop, Helping Low-Income Clients Defend Their Families, Homes, and Jobs. It featured...

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