Friday, February 17, 2012

April 25/Atlanta - Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program Training - Register Now!

Training for the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program is open for applications now! One all-day training will be held in Atlanta, Georgia on April 25, 2012, and can lead not only to a large amount
of free CLE, but a career-changing opportunity to "do well by doing
2012 Training Seminar
April 25, 2012
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morris, Manning & Martin LLP, Atlanta, GA Office
Morris, Manning & Martin LLP and the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program
In order to attend the training, you must complete the application form, which is available here. You would be wise to register early; earlier programs have filled up quickly!
The Program provides training free of charge to attorneys who agree to
represent a veteran/VA claimant or family member before the Veterans
Court. As well as receiving the day-long training, attorneys who
participate are assigned a case that has been screened for merit and
provided a screening memo outlining the issues in the case. Volunteers
are also assigned a mentor (a practicing veterans’ law lawyer or
practitioner) to give advice and share sample pleadings. Attorneys also
receive the Veterans Benefits Manual (VBM) and other resource materials.
  • Malpractice insurance is provided.
  • CLE credits are available.
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