Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono & North Penn Legal Services, with funding from a Bank of America grant administered by the PA IOLTA Board:    

FREE* CLE

Nuts & Bolts of Representing Residential Tenants

Part 1 of a 3 Part Series (Dates for Parts 2 & 3 TBA)

1 Substantive CLE Credit

Tuesday, January 28, 2020, Noon – 1PM

Registration & Light Lunch 11:30AM – Noon

Lackawanna Bar Association

233 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA

This three part series provides an overview of landlord/tenant law, with an emphasis on representing residential tenants.  In Part 1, North Penn Legal Services attorneys Stephen Fernando and Michael Mroczka will focus on eviction proceedings.  Parts 2 and 3 will address topics including eviction procedures after an MDJ appeal, mobile home parks, warranty of habitability, public housing, utility service, security deposits, and more.

TO REGISTER, CONTACT Lackawanna Pro Bono at (570) 961-2714 or LPBINC@juno.com.

*Parts 1, 2, & 3 (or any combination of these) of the series are FREE to attorneys who agree to accept one pro bono case (includes volunteering at one Elder Law Clinic or Family Law Help Desk) from Lackawanna Pro Bono within one year.  Fee is $25 per session for those who do not accept a pro bono case.

Thanks to the Lackawanna Bar Association for hosting this session.

The course has been approved by the PA CLE Board for CLE Credit.

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Friday, December 13, 2019 – 1:30PM to 3:30PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

Free Legal Advice About Family Law Problems

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – 11AM to 1PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.

FREE LEGAL ADVICE ABOUT FAMILY LAW PROBLEMS

FREE LEGAL ADVICE!!!!

FAMILY LAW HELP DESK:    Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – 1PM to 3PM

Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono, this FREE event will provide the opportunity for low income individuals who have family law problems in Lackawanna County to meet briefly with a lawyer – FREE OF CHARGE – to discuss their legal problem.  The lawyer will not represent these individuals, but may offer important information about the legal problem.

To qualify for the Family Law Help Desk, a person must have a household income below 125 per cent of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.

The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 123 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA (former Globe Store building).

TO APPLY FOR THE FAMILY LAW HELP DESK, OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO’S OTHER SERVICES, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.