Disaster Legal Services Bootcamp: Helping North Carolinians with Unmet Legal Needs after a Disaster

  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center
Topics:
  • Disaster Relief

Join the NC Pro Bono Resource Center and the NC Commission on Volunteerism for a Disaster Legal Service Bootcamp. This free CLE is open to interested attorneys and paralegals who would like to be prepared to help following a natural disaster.

Presentations include:

Ethics – Issues and Responsibilities for Pro Bono Attorneys; Preventing Homelessness After Hurricanes; Navigating Insurance after a Disaster; FEMA Appeals and Reconsiderations from A to Z; Post Disaster – Consumer Protection Issues; What Sources of Help are There?; and Working with Disaster Survivors: A Mental Health Overview.

Presenters:

Lesley Wiseman Albritton, Legal Aid of North Carolina
Jonathan Doerr, North Carolina Department of Public Safety, North Carolina Office of Recovery and Resiliency
Robert “Robby” Jessup, Howard, Stallings, From, Atkins, Angell & Davis, P.A.
Tatyana Kholodkov, Red Cross of North Carolina
Nihad Mansour, North Carolina Bar Foundation
Sylvia Novinsky, North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center
Stuart (Jeb) Saunders, North Carolina Department of Justice
K. D. (Kip) Sturgis, North Carolina Department of Justice
William Polk, North Carolina Department of Public Safety, North Carolina Emergency Management
Daniel Worrall, Legal Aid of North Carolina

Detailed schedule and meal information will be sent to all registrants.

  • CLE Credit Comments: General Credits: 5 Ethics Credits: 1 Substance/Mental Health Credits: 1 TOTAL CREDITS: 7 Credit Status: Pending Approval