S.C. Bar to offer free legal clinics in the Columbia area in April
March 20, 2012
COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 20, 2012) — The S.C. Bar Pro Bono Program will sponsor two free legal clinics in the Columbia area in April. The schedule is as follows:
· April 3 – Family law issues (separation, divorce and custody/visitation), featuring attorneys Robert E. Newton and Sandra Dooley Parker. The clinic will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Lexington County Public Library-Main Branch located at 5440 Augusta Rd. in Lexington.
· April 19 - Criminal law issues and expungements, featuring attorney Eleanor Duffy Cleary. The clinic will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Richland County Public Library-Main Branch located at 1431 Assembly St. in Columbia.
The seminars are free for anyone who would like to attend. A schedule of other upcoming seminars throughout the state is available online at www.scbar.org/clinics. For more information, contact the S.C. Bar Pro Bono Program at (803) 799-6653, ext. 158.
The South Carolina Bar, which has a membership of more than 14,000 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.