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Press Release: Divorce Clinic

MEDIA ADVISORY: CABA Pro Bono Project and Legal Services of Greater Miami Joining Forces to Provide Free Assistance with Simple Divorces to Low Income Individuals in Miami-Dade County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 5, 2014

CONTACT: Lesley Mendoza, Esq.
Executive Director

CABA Pro Bono Project
TELEPHONE: (305) 646-0046, lesley@cabaprobono.com

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. (“LSGMI”) and CABA Pro Bono Project (“CABA Pro Bono”) are joining forces to provide free assistance with simple divorces to low income individuals in Miami-Dade County. Services will provided by pro bono attorneys through a newly initiated “Divorce Clinic.”  

The Divorce Clinic will help low income families without minor children through the process of filling out a simple divorce packet to initiate dissolution proceedings.  Any assistance the program offers is free for eligible clients. The Clinic is by appointment only.  Interested individuals should call (305) 576-0080 to find out if they qualify.

“We are very pleased to partner with CABA on this exciting and important new project,” said LSGMI Executive Director Marcia K. Cypen. “The Clinic will help low income people navigate the simple divorce process more easily, and relieve some of the burden on the courts.”

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. and CABA Pro Bono Project , both nonprofit organizations, provide free legal services in civil matters to low-income members of our community in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.

When and Where:

Last Tuesday of every month from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. commencing on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the Offices of Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc., 3000 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 500, Miami, Florida, 33137.

For more information contact us via email at probono@cabaonline.com or by phone at (305) 646-0046.

 

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