7/23 | LSFN Funder Roundtable: Legal Navigators & Other Non-Lawyer Allies
Time & Location
Join other funders on July 23rd as we discuss the increases in assistance needed as more and more people are required to represent themselves. We'll be discussing what strategies, besides having an attorney, are effective in filling the current justice gap and how these alternative service models can help us prepare for what lies ahead.
Presenter: Mary E. McClymont
Mary is a Senior Fellow with the Justice Lab at Georgetown University Law Center and Adjunct Professor of Law
Moderator: Claire M. Solot
Claire is a founder of the Legal Services Funders Network and a member of the Legal Services Corporation’s Leaders Council. Claire is also the Co-founder and Managing Director of the Bigglesworth Family Foundation, based in San Francisco.
Regularly, the LSFN will host a funder roundtables to facilitate funder-specific discussions around the ways in which COVID-19 is impacting the populations served by legal services organizations, and the legal aid organizations themselves. Additionally, we'll discuss legislation being considered to help highly impacted communities, provide information on helpful tools, and explore strategies for funders to support those most affected.