Attorneys from Bay Area Legal Aid, Harriett Buhai Center on Family Law, Root and Rebound, and Legal Services for Prisoners with Children will share best practices and creative strategies for providing legal information and services to incarcerated people.
Date training recorded: Nov 2, 2017
Trainer(s): Rachel Hoerger, Emily Juneau, Holly Leonard, Eva DeLair
Sponsoring Organization(s): Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal), Legal Services for Prisoners with Children (LSPC), Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law, Root & Rebound


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Attorneys from Bay Area Legal Aid, Harriett Buhai Center on Family Law, Root and Rebound, and Legal Services for Prisoners with Children will share best practices and creative strategies for providing legal information and services to incarcerated people. Presenters will share experiences from their work providing family law classes, wide-breadth re-entry legal information, and individual representation in SSI/SSDI applications to show the many types of legal-aid related needs incarcerated people have and some of the different strategies organizations can use to meet those needs. Panelists will discuss lessons learned in working with jail administrators, county employees, and the unique challenges and benefits of the jail setting to best connect with, represent, and teach incarcerated clients and participants.

1 hour of general CLE.

Presenters:
Eva DeLair, Legal Services for Prisoners with Children
Rachel Hoerger, Bay Area Legal Aid
Emily Juneau, Root & Rebound
Holly Leonard, Harriett Buhai Center For Family Law

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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.

Best Practices for Providing Legal Services and Legal Education in Prisons and Jail


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Series: Free to the Public
MCLE: 1 hour
Last revised: Oct 23, 2018 11:16 am