Free family law clinics are expected to be held throughout the state this summer and fall to assist low income people with family law matters including guardianships, adoptions, child support, custody, visitation, uncontested divorces, emancipation of minors and name changes. Clinics scheduled so far include:
Hinds County, July 20, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Eudora Welty Library, 300 North State Street, Jackson. This clinic will cover irreconcilable differences divorce, emancipation of minors, power of attorney, simple wills and felony and misdemeanor expungement. Sponsored by the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project and Forman Watkins & Krutz, LLP.
Hinds County, July 27, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hinds Chancery Court Building., 316 South President Street, Jackson. This clinic will prepare guardianship documents so that children can enroll in school. Sponsored by the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, Mission First Legal Aid and Mississippi Center for Legal Services;
Monroe County, Aug. 22, 3-6 p.m., 201 W. Commerce St., Aberdeen;
Prentiss County, Sept. 13, 3-6 p.m., 100 N. Main St., Booneville;
Pontotoc County, Sept. 25, 4-7 p.m., 34 S. Liberty St., Pontotoc;
Tishomingo County, Oct. 29, 3-7 p.m., 1008 Battleground Drive, Iuka.
Lee County, Nov. 6, 3-7 p.m., 200 W. Jefferson St., Tupelo.
Rankin County, January 25, 2019, Rankin County Chancery Courthouse, 203 Town Square, Brandon.