Ask-A-Lawyer: Lawyer volunteers to take public questions Nov. 1 and Nov. 5

November 01, 2012

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 1, 2012) – 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 Spartanburg on Thursday, Nov. 1.

Television phone banks, staffed by volunteer attorneys, will air on the WSPA evening news between 5 and 6:30 p.m. to encourage the public to call in with questions. Lawyers will also respond to questions via Web chat.

Watch the broadcast beginning at 5 p.m. for the number to call, or chat with an attorney online by visiting www.scbar.org/aal.

Attorney volunteers include J. Patrick Anderson, Michael D. Brown, Tamika D. Cannon, Bradfort T. Cunningham, Andrew R. Hart, Carlos C. Johnson, J. Edwin McDonnell, Monet S. Pincus and Stephen C. Wofford.

The Ask-A-Lawyer program will be held in Columbia on Monday, Nov. 5. Phone banks will air on the WLTX evening news between 5 and 7:30 p.m., and lawyers will also respond to questions via Web chat.

Watch the broadcast beginning at 5 p.m. for the number to call, or chat with an attorney online by visiting www.scbar.org/aal.

Attorney volunteers include George B. Cauthen, Mathias G. Chaplin, Lisa M. Streets Hostetler, M. Rita Metts, Ashley V. Myers, Thomas M. Neal III, D. Cravens Ravenel, Jennifer W. Rubin, Stacy E. Thompson and Brett Woron.

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 14,000 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.
 
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