Resources for Volunteers
DCVLP supports volunteer lawyers by providing them with the following tools and resources:
 
Financial Resources
  • malpractice insurance coverage
  • reimbursement for litigation expenses
  • access to online legal research
Administrative Resources
  • office to meet with clients and receive mail
  • use of photocoper/scanner, courier service, process servers
Educational Resources
  • training in substantive areas of law and trial skills
  • monthly brown bag lunches with speakers on family law and pro bono practice topics
  • online library of sample pleadings, motions and forms
Professional Support
  • supervisors and mentors
  • partnering on cases
  • monthly active cases meetings to share practice tips and ideas
DC Volunteer Lawyers Project   •   5335 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Suite 440   •   Washington, DC 20015   •   202-885-5542
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