Broward County Women Lawyers' Association

The Broward Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers

Community Service Event: PANEL DISCUSSION: Navigating the Domestic Violence Legal Process for Victims

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Date - 06/13/2019
11:00 PM - 12:30 AM

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BCWLA will be hosting a community service event at Women in Distress to help victims of domestic violence navigate the legal process.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED.
Location to be announced.
This event will be a panel discussion regarding the hearing process for criminal and civil domestic violence cases.
Panelist will include:
* Two of Broward’s domestic violence judges will discuss giving testimony and presenting evidence, such as text messages, pictures and reports.
* A representative of the the Broward County Clerk of Court’s office will explain how to fill out forms for obtaining an injunction.
* A representative from the State Attorney’s office to explain the victim services.
* Legal Aid will have attorneys present to answer landlord/tenant questions.
Audience participants will be given opportunity to privately ask questions.
We are currently seeking volunteers to assist with the question and answer portion of the event.  If anyone is interested in volunteering, please email Kemie King at [email protected].