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Tubman Safety Project

November 17@12:30 pm-4:30 pm

Co-sponsored by Tubman and Ramsey County Bar Association

One in every 4 women and one in every 7 men in the U.S. have been physically assaulted by their intimate partner.

The Tubman Pro Bono Safety Project provides high quality pro bono representation to low-income domestic violence victims seeking civil Orders for Protection (OFP) This CLE provides the training and materials for volunteer attorneys to represent assault victims with obtaining an OFP.

Attorneys who agree to represent a Tubman client within 3 months of the training year may attend the CLE for free, including lunch.* (3.75 CLE credit hours.)

Tubman Volunteer Attorney Application

Presenters:  Katy Drahos, Tubman Legal Services Coordinator; Shiloh Bute, Tubman Staff Attorney

Time: 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Registration: 12:00 to 12:30 p.m.
Location: First National Bank Building Training Room, 332 Minnesota St., St. Paul
Credit: 3.75 standard credits will be applied for
Pro Bono Cost: FREE (including lunch) if you agree to represent a Tubman client within 3 months.
Pro Bono Teleconference: Half-price if you agree to represent a Tubman client within 3 months.
Cost (includes lunch): $45 RCBA members; $60 non-members
Teleconference Cost: $50 RCBA members; $65 non-members

*All Tubman volunteer attorneys must complete a one page Volunteer Attorney Application/information sheet, which will be provided at or prior to the CLE.

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