ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Low-income New Yorkers can get free legal advice next week during the statewide Pro Bono Week held by the state Bar Association.
The services will be provided at various locations statewide from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29.READ MORE: 'Today's Verdict Is Not The End': Tri-State Area Officials React To Derek Chauvin's Conviction In George Floyd's Death
Bar Association President Vincent E. Doyle says the week shows how lawyers can make a difference in the lives of lower income New Yorkers.
The services will include tenants’ rights, helping draw up wills and getting veterans benefits.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s Death
The first Pro Bono Week was in 2009.
Sites of events are available on the New York State Bar Association’s website here.MORE NEWS: Police: Gabriel Dewitt Wilson In Custody After Deadly Shooting At West Hempstead Stop & Shop
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