Lawyers e-Journal

Thursday, Jun. 16, 2011
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Photos of tornado devastation by Lexie Detz. Dial-A-Lawyer photos by Tricia Oliver.

Tornado victims can receive free legal advice at June 22 Disaster Relief Dial-A-Lawyer

Hampden County Bar Association and MBA seek volunteer Western Mass. attorneys

Victims of the devastating tornadoes that hit Central and Western Massachusetts earlier this month can receive free legal advice from attorneys on June 22 through a Disaster Relief Dial-A-Lawyer, a program jointly offered by the Hampden County Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association and Western New England School of Law. The legal advice is provided at no charge as a public service.

Disaster Relief Dial-A-Lawyer
Wednesday, June 22, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Phone number: (413) 782-1659.


If a caller gets a busy signal, they are asked to hang up and try again. Normal telephone charges will apply.

Need additional help? Check out a list of available resources for members of the counties that were severly impacted by the storms.

We invite all lawyers, regardless of practice area, to field calls between 10 a.m and 6 p.m. on June 22 at Western New England College School of Law. Topics may include insurance related issues, condemnation and property damage, but lawyers in all fields of practice are needed.

If you would like to participate in the program, you can either volunteer for the full program from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or 2-6 p.m. To volunteer, please contact the MBA's Springfield office at (413) 731-5134 or [e-mail pplasse].

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