In 2020, MVLP helped 169 individuals represent themselves in court through self-representation clinics. With self-representation, clients are placed with attorneys who provide legal advice, drafted pleadings, and instructions on how to represent themselves in court. The client goes to Court on his/her own. If you are interested in attending a clinic, please see the schedule below.

Case Types Handled with Self-Representation

Irreconcilable Differences Divorces

Uncontested Guardianships

Advance Healthcare Directives

Power of Attorneys

Simple Wills

Misdemeanor Expungements

Felony Expungements

Foreclosure Prevention


PRO SE LEGAL CLINIC SCHEDULE

Click here for a list of documents needed to attend the legal clinic.

TO ATTEND THE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP, CLICK HERE

FOR FAMILY LAW AND SIMPLE WILL/POA/AHD, COMPLETE MANDATORY SELF-REPRESENTATION CLINIC INTAKE FORM HERE.

FOR FORECLOSURE PREVENTION AND EXPUNGEMENT, COMPLETE MANDATORY SELF-REPRESENTATION CLINIC INTAKE FORM HERE.

View the past expungement workshop here.


DATE

VIRTUAL CLINICS


June 18
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foreclosure Prevention Clinic
Topics: Home Ownership, Foreclosure Prevention and Loan Modification



July 23

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Strengthening Family and Children
Family Law Clinic

Topics: Irreconcilable Differences Divorces, Uncontested Guardianships, Birth Certificate Correction and Name Change



July 30
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.




August 6

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Strengthening Family and Children
Family Law Clinic (For Hinds County Residents Only)

Topics: Irreconcilable Differences Divorces, Uncontested Guardianships, Birth Certificate Correction and Name Change

Strengthening Family and Children
Family Law Clinic

Topics: Irreconcilable Differences Divorces, Uncontested Guardianships, Birth Certificate Correction and Name Change


August 20
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foreclosure Prevention Clinic
Topics: Home Ownership, Foreclosure Prevention and Loan Modification



September 10

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Protecting Vulnerable Populations
Wills/POA/AHD Clinic
Topics: Simple Will, Power of Attorney and Advance Healthcare Directive



September 24

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Strengthening Family and Children
Family Law Clinic

Topics: Irreconcilable Differences Divorces, Uncontested Guardianships, Birth Certificate Correction and Name Change



October 1

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Strengthening Family and Children
Family Law Clinic

Topics: Irreconcilable Differences Divorces, Uncontested Guardianships, Birth Certificate Correction and Name Change


October 15
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Foreclosure Prevention Clinic
Topics: Home Ownership, Foreclosure Prevention and Loan Modification



October 29

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Stabilizing the Economy
Expungement Clinic
Topics: Felony Expungement and Misdemeanor Expungement