Free

Community Legal Education Training For Case Managers

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Friendship Place

1039 Bladensburg Rd. NE

Washington, District Of Columbia 20002

View Map

Event description

Description

Rising For Justice will host an interactive training session geared toward providing case managers and client-serving professionals with information about landlord tenant law in DC and the eviction process, and skills to identify when clients may need legal assistance.

Facilitator: Melinda Cooperman is a Supervising Attorney with the Housing Advocacy and Litigation Clinic. Prior to joining the organization, Melinda represented children in abuse and neglect cases in D.C. Superior Court as a Staff Attorney with D.C.’s Children’s Law Center. Melinda was also a Clinical Teaching Fellow in Georgetown University Law Center’s Street Law Clinic, and the Associate Director of the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project at American University Washington College of Law. Outside of the office, Melinda is actively involved with Washington, D.C.’s pro bono legal community. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Washington Council of Lawyers and Gifts for the Homeless.

This session is optional for FP staff and open to the public.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Friendship Place

1039 Bladensburg Rd. NE

Washington, District Of Columbia 20002

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved