Training for Volunteers to Provide Basic Consumer Debt Collection Legal Advice Volunteers are needed for the Bronx CLARO Program, an innovative pro bono program co-sponsored by the City Bar that provides limited legal advice to unrepresented debtor defendants with consumer debt cases. The program is designed to assist the high percentage of individuals who must defend themselves pro se in consumer debt collection litigation. Bronx CLARO clinics take place in Bronx Supreme Court on Thursdays, from 3pm to 6pm. Volunteers are invited to attend a January 29, 2018 training program, from 6pm to 9pm, at the Fordham University Rose Hill Campus, Cunniffe House 112 (parking available); 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx New York 10458.Three CLE credits will be offered for free to those who attend the training and volunteer six hours for CLARO in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, or Westchester by July 31, 2018.To register or for more information, please contact Wilma Tamayo-Abreu at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, January 29, 6:00 – 9:00 pmFordham University Rose Hill Campus, Cunniffe House 112 (parking available); 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, New York 10458Cost: Free (must register)