Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program Hosts Monthly Legal Clinics for Dallas County Residents
DALLAS, TEXAS—In the month of May, the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP), a joint initiative of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, will hold nine free Legal Clinics for Dallas County residents who meet certain financial guidelines. All clinics begin at 6:00 p.m., with the exception of the Veteran’s Clinic, which begins at 2:00 p.m.
Schedules and locations are as follows:
East Dallas (Grace United Methodist Church—4105 Junius at Haskell)
· Thursdays, May 2; and May 16
South Dallas (Martin Luther King, Jr. Center—2922 MLK Blvd.)
· Tuesdays, May 7; May 14; and May 28
West Dallas (Marillac Social Services Center—2843 Lapsley Street)
· Thursdays, May 9; and May 23
Garland (Salvation Army—451 W. Avenue D, Garland, TX 75040)
· Thursday, May 16
VA Medical Center (for veterans only)—2:00 p.m.
· Friday, May 3
The clinics offer free legal advice and consultation in civil matters for those who qualify under Legal Aid’s income eligibility guidelines. Applicants are asked to bring proof of income, identification, legal papers, etc. with them to the clinic. For more information, log on to www.dallasbar.org/dvap.
The Dallas Bar Association is a professional, voluntary organization of 11,000 Dallas-area attorneys. For more information, go to www.dallasbar.org.