New Media Advocacy Project Launches ClaroVideo.org

Civil Legal Advice and Resource Office (CLARO) provides limited legal advice designed for low income New Yorkers who are being sued by debt collectors. Claro is designed to advise clients on how to best represent themselves in court cases. In collaboration with New Media Advocacy Project, Claro launched a series of new videos at Clarovideo.org as a means of providing information to clients looking to navigate their consumer debt case.

Check out the videos at ClaroVideo.org

VLP Provides Free Legal Advice at Assemblywoman Millman’s Senior Resource Fair

On June 27, 2014, Brooklyn Volunteer Lawyers Project staff participated in the highly anticipated annual senior event.

Brooklyn Senior Resident thanks the VLP’s Director of Legal Services Sidney Cherubin at Assemblywoman Joan Millman’s Senior Resource Fair at St. Francis College on June 27th, 2014

Director of Legal Services Sidney Cherubin and VLP law student intern Ralph Labaton discuss how to set up advance medical directive and life planning at Assemblywoman Millman’s Senior Resource Fair at St. Francis College on June 27th, 2014