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MBA Marathon Bombing Victims Legal Assistance Program

The Massachusetts Bar Association continues to offer legal assistance to victims of the bombings at the Boston Marathon finish line. The MBA will provide legal counsel to assist victims of the Marathon bombing to pursue claims for financial assistance or services that may be available from the One Fund, from the Victims of Violent Crime Assistance Fund or other organizations. The MBA will also consider requests for legal assistance for any need that arises from the Marathon bombing.

How to Get Help

Victims in need of these services should contact the MBA Community and Public Services Department at (617) 338-0695 or [e-mail communityservices].

How to Volunteer

The volunteer lawyer effort is being led by Paul White of Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen in Boston with assistance from MBA officers and staff. Lawyers interested in assisting with the efforts should also reach out to the MBA Community and Public Services Department at (617) 338-0695 or [e-mail communityservices] and leave their contact information.

The MBA donated $10,000 to One Fund Boston, set up by Massachusetts Gov. Deval L. Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino to help those affected by the tragedy

 

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