LAWYER FOR A DAY
Through the Non-Profit Lawyer for a Day program, volunteer attorneys provide brief out-of-court legal advice on structural issues, such as liability of its directors, officers, and shareholders, statutory requirements to register the organization name, successfully obtaining a 501(c) tax exemption letter, and assist in the successful creation of the governance structure and credibility to the organization. Volunteer attorneys, law students, and other advocates provide a range of legal help, including:
Accessing and applying for community resources
Advice and counsel
If you are looking for full representation, please consider the Hampden County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral and Information Service "LRIS" for additional legal services.