Basic CLARO Training Program

Basic CLARO Training Program
Volunteer to provide limited legal advice to unrepresented consumers at legal clinics
3 NY MCLE CREDITS: 1.5 Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills; Transitional and Non-transitional

When: May 15, 2019 – 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where: The New York County Lawyers Association
14 Vesey Street, New York, NY 10007

3 NY MCLE CREDITS: 1.5 Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills; Transitional and Non-transitional

Appropriate for both newly admitted & experienced attorneys

Faculty: Carolyn E. Coffey, Director of Litigation for Economic Justice, Mobilization for Justice; Dora Galacatos, Executive Director, Fordham Law School Feerick Center for Social Justice;

Tashi T. Lhewa, Staff Attorney, The Legal Aid Society

Topics include: Introduction to CLARO; Ethical Considerations; Client Interaction; Pre-Litigation & The Life of a Debt; The Court Process & Key Motions; Substantive Defenses; Negotiating a Settlement; Stipulations

Your Commitment
To receive 3 CLE credits you must volunteer for six total hours with CLARO by December 31, 2019.

Volunteers may serve with one of the following consumer debt pro se assistance programs, all of which provide limited legal advice to unrepresented consumers:
Bronx CLARO; Brooklyn CLARO; Manhattan CLARO (must be a NYCLA member or Fordham Law School alumnus/a); Queens CLARO; Staten Island CLARO; and/or Westchester CLARO.

Programs:
• Bronx CLARO
• Brooklyn CLARO
• Manhattan CLARO (must be a NYCLA member or Fordham Law School alumnus/a)
• Queens CLARO
• Staten Island CLARO
• Westchester CLARO

CLARO VIDEO: http://www.claronyc.org/claronyc/default.html

Registration is FREE

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When
5/15/2019 6:00 PM - 5/15/2019 9:00 PM
Where
14 Vesey St 2nd Floor Auditorium New York 10007

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