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Pro Bono Training: CORI Matters - Learn How to Help Low Income Clients Seal Criminal Records

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Description:

The BBA is collaborating with Greater Boston Legal Services to recruit and train attorneys to help clients from low-income Boston communities to seal their records and break the cycle of poverty and unemployment.  The project seeks volunteers to:

  1. represent a pro bono client, or
  2. help GBLS with intakes and walk-in clients at Roxbury Court on the 3rd Thursday of the month (9am to noon)

Licensed attorneys of all backgrounds are encouraged to volunteer to take a case or help with our community outreach.  The required time commitment is less than 25 hours and GBLS provides training, materials and mentoring.  

Sponsoring Section/Committee(s):

Speakers:

  • Agapi Koulouris
    General Counsel
    • Department of Criminal Justice Information Services
  • Pauline Quirion
    Director of CORI & Re-entry Project

 

Contact:

Katherine D'Angelo Manter
kdangelo@bostonbar.org

 

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