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Ask-A-Lawyer: Volunteer lawyers to address legal questions April 16

April 03, 2014

COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 2, 2014)—The S.C. Bar Ask-A-Lawyer program, which coordinates volunteer lawyers in a regional effort to assist the public with its legal questions, will be held in Myrtle Beach on Wednesday, April 16.

A television phone bank, staffed by volunteer attorneys, will air on the WBTW evening news between 5 and 7 p.m. to encourage the public to call in with questions. Watch the broadcast for the number to call.

Lawyers will also respond to questions via Web chat. Volunteer attorneys will be available to answer questions online from 5 to 7 p.m. To ask a question online, visit

Attorney volunteers include M. Kirk Battle, Maria L. Elias-Williams, Caitlin M. Epley, Steven W. Fowler, Angela D. Harrison, James T. Irvin Jr., Amy S. Lawrence, Justin M. Lovely, Jeanette M. Samra-Arteaga, Emily M. Sordian, Jackson Turner-Vaught and Regina B. Ward.

The Ask-A-Lawyer program is made possible by the S.C. Bar Foundation.

The South Carolina Bar, which has a membership of more than 14,500 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.


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