What is Available for Law Students?

The Community Law Program has several weekly clinics students can attend to fulfill their law school pro bono requirement.

Project description:

Student volunteers would attend a clinic and assist the clients in completing their applications and qualifying them for the program. They would help with the intake process and may work with the volunteer attorneys who provide advice to the clients.

The clinics offered by CLP that utilized law students are as follows.

Bankruptcy Clinic: Held on the 2nd Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg, Florida between 10 a.m. - noon to discuss bankruptcy law with clients.

William L. Penrose Family Law Clinic: Every Wednesday attorneys are available 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg, Florida between 10 a.m. - noon to discuss family law matters on a first come, first served basis.

Divorce Forms Class: Held on the third Thursday of month from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Volunteer attorneys teaches the class on completing the packet of Florida Supreme Court Approved forms at 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg, Florida.

Housing Clinic: Held on the first and third Friday of month from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., volunteer attorneys meet with clients to discuss their housing or landlord/tenant issues at 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg, Florida.

Probate Clinic: Held on the second Tuesday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg, Florida. Volunteer attorneys meet with clients to discuss the process of probate. Please bring all relevant paperwork.

Civil Law Clinic: Held on the second and the fourth Tuesdays from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at 501 First Avenue North, Room 519, St. Petersburg. Volunteer attorneys provide advice on general civil and family law matters.