Free Virtual Veterans Day Legal Clinic

Fordham Law School's Feerick Center Veterans Rights Project (FCVRP) will host a free, virtual Veterans Day Legal Clinic via Zoom on Monday, November 15th through Friday, November 19th.  The clinic will offer legal presentations and one-on-one consultations.

Know-Your-Rights Presentations
Dates:Monday, November 15 - Wednesday, November 17, 2021
One-on-One Legal Consultations
Dates: Thursday, November 18 - Friday, November 19, 2021
Time:9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Presentation schedule:
Monday, November 15
Estate and Incapacity Planning, 1-2pm via Zoom
VA Benefits, 2-3pm via Zoom
Discharge Upgrades, 4-5pm via Zoom
Consumer Law, 6-7pm via Zoom
Tuesday, November 16
Child Support, 12-1pm via Zoom
Business Law and Employment Law, 6-7pm via Zoom
Wednesday, November 17
Tax, 12-1pm via Zoom
NYC Human Rights Law and Discrimination, 2-3pm via Zoom
Housing, 4-5pm via Zoom
Women Veterans, Military Sexual Trauma, 6-7pm via Zoom

FCVRP recruits subject matter experts from various legal services organizations to lead these know-your-rights presentations and one-on-one limited-scope legal consultations. For those who schedule a one-on-one consultation, depending on the subject area, the volunteer lawyer may conduct an intake, ask eligibility questions, and/or have the client sign an acknowledgment form stating that the attorney will be providing brief legal advice. 

For more information or assistance regarding this program, please contact the 2020 - 2021 and 2021 - 2022 AmeriCorps VISTA Program Coordinators for the Veterans Rights Project (VRP) and COVID Response Project (CRP), Matty Motylenski and John Kauffman, at [email protected]