Pro Bono Training: Practical Skills for Veterans Law Practice

Date: 
Thu, 02/28/2013 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Free Training Opportunity for Pro Bono Attorneys:  Practical Skills for Veterans Law Practice

Thursday, February 28, 2013

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

MARYLAND BAR CENTER - 1st Floor Conference Room
520 W. Fayette Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

 

Faculty:          Rochelle E. Richardson, Esq.

                      Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow, HPRP

 

                      Katie Meyer Scott, Esq.

                      Director of Pro Bono Programs, HPRP

Topics:

·         The VA Claims Process;

·         Appealing a VA Regional Office Decision;

·         Service Connection Claims;

·         Increased Ratings Claims; and

·         Non-service Connected Pension Claims.

 

Participating attorneys must be barred in any state and must commit to either volunteering 7 hours at the Homeless Persons Representation Project VA legal clinic or accepting 1 case referral.  Mentors, case support and malpractice insurance will be available to participating attorneys. 

Questions?  Contact Kiah Elmore at 443-703-3046 or kelmore@probonomd.org.

 

Location
Location Name: 
MARYLAND BAR CENTER - 1st Floor Conference Room
Address1: 
520 W. Fayette Street
City: 
Baltimore
State: 
MD
Zip: 
21201
Contact
Name: 
Kiah Elmore
Phone: 
443-703-3046
Sponsor: 
Homeless Persons Representation Project & Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland
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