Ask-A-Lawyer: Volunteer lawyers to take public questions Tues., Nov. 12

November 05, 2013

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 5, 2013) – 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, Nov. 12.

Television phone banks, staffed by volunteer attorneys, will air on the WCBD News 2 evening news between 5 and 7 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 Ellen H. Babb, A. Walker Barnes, Rhett C. Dunaway, Michele P. Forsythe, Adele Franzblau, Candace Hope Grant, Evan Guthrie, Donna G. McQueen, Thomas James Rode and Stacy E. Thompson.

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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