Thursday, Jun. 16, 2011
Photos of tornado devastation by Lexie Detz. Dial-A-Lawyer photos by Tricia Oliver.
Tornado victims can receive free legal advice at June 22 Disaster Relief Dial-A-Lawyer
Hampden County Bar Association and MBA seek volunteer Western Mass. attorneys
Victims of the devastating tornadoes that hit Central and
Western Massachusetts earlier this month can receive free legal
advice from attorneys on June 22 through a Disaster Relief
Dial-A-Lawyer, a program jointly offered by the Hampden County Bar
Association, Massachusetts Bar Association and Western New England
School of Law. The legal advice is provided at no charge as a
Wednesday, June 22, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Phone number: (413) 782-1659.
If a caller gets a busy signal, they are asked to hang up and
try again. Normal telephone charges will apply.
Need additional help? Check
out a list of available resources for members of the
counties that were severly impacted by the storms.
invite all lawyers, regardless of practice area, to field calls
between 10 a.m and 6 p.m. on June 22 at Western New England College
School of Law. Topics may include insurance related issues,
condemnation and property damage, but lawyers in all fields of
practice are needed.
If you would like to participate in the program, you can
either volunteer for the full program from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 10
a.m.-2 p.m. or 2-6 p.m. To volunteer, please contact the MBA's
Springfield office at (413) 731-5134 or [e-mail pplasse].