Civil Gideon: Approaching the Justice Gap Nationally and in Ohio

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 1801 Euclid Ave, Moot Court Room, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

John Pollock
American Bar Association Section of Litigation Civil Right to Counsel Fellow, Public Justice Center

Marcia Palof
Managing Attorney, The Legal Aid Society of Columbus

Michael Smalz
Senior Attorney, Ohio Poverty Law Center

What happens when you don't have an attorney in a child custody case? A deportation case? An eviction case? Unlike criminal cases, there is no across-the-board right to counsel in all civil cases. This event explores the growing civil right to counsel movement nationally and in Ohio

Sponsored by The Northeast Ohio Lawyer Chapter and the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Student Chapter of the American Constitution Society along with the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.

CLE credit: free 1.5 pending

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

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