Introduction to Federal Disaster Benefits and the ABA-YLD Disaster Legal Services Program
On Thursday, July 26 at 4 pm ET | 1 pm PT | 3 pm CT | 10 am HST | 2 pm MT, there will be a roundtable to discuss the process of going from a disaster event to a Major Disaster Declaration and the benefits that are triggered once a declaration is made.
The focus will then shift to the Disaster Legal Services Program of the ABA’s Young Lawyers Division to discuss the YLD’s role in disaster recovery. Panelists will provide practical advice for attendees.
- Andrew VanSingel, Coordinator, ABA Young Lawyers Division Disaster Legal Services Program
- Linda Anderson Stanley, ABA Young Lawyers Division Disaster Legal Services Program
- Scott Chamberlain, Individual Assistance Branch Director, FEMA Region VIII
- Moderated by Jeanne Ortiz, Disaster Response Legal Fellow, Pro Bono Net