Resources & Training

Legal Service Provider Detail

D.C. Law Students in Court Program
806 7th Street NW
Suite 300
Washington DC 20001
Contact: Moses Cook , Interim Executive Director
Phone: 202-638-4798
Fax: 202-638-0304
Email: info@dclawstudents.org
Web address: www.dclawstudents.org

 

Need nonlitigator volunteers?
Yes.
Malpractice insurance for volunteers:
No.
Intake hours:
During the academic year and summer session:;10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; During school breaks: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Non-english services?
Spanish
Opportunities for attorneys not admitted in D.C.:
Yes, if firm or government attorney will enter appearance to cover pro hac vice requirements for litigation cases, non-D.C. attorneys could do intake but would need some training.
Need paralegal/law students:
No
Screening:
Program has income eligibility guidelines.
Training offered:
Yes. Landlord & Tenant training for summer program.
Types of services:
Information and counseling and representation.
Volunteer needs:
Board / Development Committee Involvement, Updating Training Materials and Case Referrals
Subject areas:
Housing, Bankruptcy, Juvenile, Landlord/Tenant, Consumer