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Ask-A-Lawyer: Volunteer lawyers to address legal questions May 27

May 13, 2014

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 13, 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 Charleston on Tuesday, May 27.

A television phone bank, staffed by volunteer attorneys, will air on the WCSC Live5News evening broadcast between 4 and 5:30 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 4 to 5:30 p.m. To ask a question online, visit

Attorney volunteers include Ellen H. Babb, Candace Hope Grant, Evan Kyle Guthrie, Brian P. McElreath, Vernell I. Scott, Michael G. Sribnick, Nicholas Gray Thomas, Lauren F. Turowetz, John H. Warren III and Richard G. Wern.

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 15,000 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.


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