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Providing Community Legal Rights

Presentations and Clinics

- Provided civil legal advice and counsel to 57 incarcerated people at 15 legal clinics at the Adult Correctional

Institution’s Medium Security Facility (ACI).

- Created civil legal resources binders for the ACI library.

- Provided 3 community presentations on how to apply for SSI and SSDI to 35 individuals, many of whom are the

parents of disabled children.

- Provided advice and counsel on simple wills and end-of-life planning to 48 individuals at 7 community presentations

and executed 6 durable powers of attorney for health care on behalf of seniors living in subsidized housing.

- Provided monthly legal column for Street Sights on legal issues affecting the homeless.

PROJECTS

COMMUNITY PARTNER LAW FIRM PARTNER

YEAR

ACI Civil Legal Clinics

ACI’s Medium Security Facility Law Offices of Stephen M. Miller

Dawn Euer, Esq.

2012-present

2015-present

ACI Library

Resources

ACI

RWU Law Professor Bruce Kogan 2014-2015

Disability Law (SSI & SSDI)

Bradley Hospital; East Bay Com-

munity Action Program; East

Greenwich Housing Authority

Law Office of

Richard Feinstein

(Kelly Rafferty Meara, Esq.)

2015-present

End-of-Life Planning and Health

Care Directives Clinics

Sargent Center

East Greenwich Housing

Authority; Bristol Senior Center

Locke Lord LLP

Rampino Law

Associates, Ltd.

2013-2014

2015-present

Street Sights Legal Column

RI Coalition for the Homeless

Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

2008-2010

PRO BONO HOURS

Community Legal Rights

Presentations and Clinics

Attorney Hours:

835

RWU Law Student Hours:

241

for every client who receives service

from a legal services corporation grantee,

one applicant is turned away due to the

program’s lack of resources.