Wednesday, February 22, 2012

free family law and estate planning clinic coming soon!

Anishinabe Legal Services, MJF and Law Students present
1st Annual Legal Clinic: March 15 & 16th at 3 locations--Leech Lake, Red Lake, White Earth!

Need Help with Family Law Issues or Estate Planning?

We can help: 
Free Advice, Information, & Forms drafting including Wills, Durable Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives, Modifications, etc.

 What to bring:  
For family law matters: Prior/Recent Court Orders, Address & Social Security numbers for all parties, Enrollment status of the parties,  Pleadings you may have received, & expenses.
For Estate Planning matters: Legal Description of your land or trust allotment, Tribal Enrollment Number, List of Children/Heirs with complete names & dates of birth, titles or VIN #’s or other information for any specific bequests.

In order to receive services, you must be 18 years or older and live on or near the reservation.  To schedule an appointment or ask further questions, please call Anishinabe Legal Services at 1-800-422-1335 or (218) 335-2223, or stop by the clinic locations the day of services

The Bemidji BIA Realty Office will have staff available and an information table at each Clinic location.

Four Convenient Locations near you!
Red Lake:          Both Clinics at Red Lake Tribal College Computer Lab on
                          March 15, 9:30 am-4:00 pm; March 16, 10:30 am-4:00 pm

Leech Lake:     Both Clinics at Palace Casino & Hotel Bingo Hall/Palm Room on                                       March 15-16, 9:00 am-4:00 pm

White Earth:     Both Clinics at Naytahwaush Sports Complex on
                           March 15, 9:30 am-3:30pm

                          Family Law Clinic at White Earth Health Division on
                          March 16, 9:30 am– 3:30 pm

                           Estate Planning Clinic at Tribal Admin Building on
                         March 16, 9:30 am-3:30 pm

DOOR PRIZES & REFRESHMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE!    Pre-registration is encouraged

This clinic is brought to you in part by generous donations from: Anishinabe Legal Services, Minnesota Justice Foundation, St. Thomas School of Law, University of Minnesota Law School, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians, Red Lake Nation, Legal Services Corporation,  Minnesota State Bar Foundation, Federal Bar Foundation, White Earth Title VI Caregiver Support Package, Swanson Drobnick & Tousey Law Firm, and the Indian Land Tenure Foundation.

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