Mark your calendar! Lackawanna Pro Bono’s 9th annual golf tournament is scheduled for Friday, June 5, 2015 at the beautiful Blue Ridge Trail Club! This year, for the first time, the tournament will be held on a Friday and will include a one hour ethics continuing legal education program! For more information, including information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lackawanna Pro Bono at (570) 961-2714.
FREE LEGAL ADVICE: FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015, 10AM TO NOON
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 this service, a person must have a household income below 125% of the poverty level and must not be represented by an attorney at this time.
TO APPLY FOR THIS SERVICE, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (570) 961-2714.
FAMILY LAW HELP DESK
FREE LEGAL ADVICE
Sponsored by Lackawanna Pro Bono
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
If you have a family law problem, you may be able to meet BRIEFLY with a lawyer – free of charge – to discuss your legal problem. The lawyer will not represent you; however you may receive important information about your legal problem.
The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AT (57) 961-2714.
This is NOT a program of the Lackawanna County Courts or the County of Lackawanna.
On Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 11:30AM on Fox 56, “You Be the Judge” will highlight pro bono representation in Lackawanna County. Guests will be Gary Drapek, President of the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties, and Sylvia Hahn, Executive Director of Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc.
Do you have a family law problem in Lackawanna County? Is your income below 125% of the poverty level? If so, you may be able to meet briefly with a lawyer – free of charge – on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 to discuss your legal problem. The lawyer will NOT represent you; however, you may receive important information about your legal problem.
The Family Law Help Desk will take place at the Family Court Administration Office, 200 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA. However, it is NOT a program of the Lackawanna County Courts or the County of Lackawanna.
TO APPLY FOR THIS SERVICE, CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AT (570) 961-2714
On October 23, 2014, Lackawanna Pro Bono held its 6th Annual Fundraising Gala, at which Senator Robert P. Casey, Jr., Jane Oppenheim, and Powell Law were honored with the Attorney Robert W. Munley Distinguished Service Award.
On May 19, 2014, LPB board members and staff volunteered at St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen. Pictured from left to right are LPB board member Matthew P. Barrett, Esq., LPB executive director Sylvia H. Hahn, Esq., St. Francis Kitchen executive director Monsignor Joseph P. Kelly, LPB board member Kimberly K. Moraski, Esq., and St. Francis Kitchen chef/manager Tom (Chick) Depietro.
TO CONTACT LACKAWANNA PRO BONO, PLEASE CALL (570) 961-2714. OFFICE HOURS ARE 9AM TO 5PM, MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.