More Than 300 Consumers Helped at Bar's Legal Aid Clinics

By Alberto Rodriguez
May 4, 2016

On Saturday, April 30, the State Bar of Arizona held the 2016 Law Day Legal Aid Clinics where 24 of its members offered free one-on-one legal consultations from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at two Valley locations.

The clinics offered free legal consultations by members who practice Family Law, Bankruptcy/Foreclosure, Probate/Trust Law, and Immigration Law at State Bar of Arizona offices in central Phoenix, and Glendale Community College in the west valley. Once again, the Bar partnered with ABC15 and Univision Arizona to promote the day-long clinics, which were overwhelmingly successful.

Volunteer attorneys provided 325 consultations during law clinic to the 306 consumers who were seen--a dramatic increase from last year's 216 consultations. Several attorneys offered free follow-up services after the clinic to consumers who needed additional help.

The State Bar of Arizona expresses its sincerest appreciation to its attorney and logistics volunteers, along with its media and community partners. Thank you!

The following is a list of our volunteers:

Attorney Volunteers

  • Henry Alzate, Alzate DuComb Law Firm, PLLC
  • Marysol Angulo, Hernandez Global
  • David Bonfiglio, David T. Bonfiglio, PC
  • Jennifer Brown, Brown Legal Group, PC
  • Steph Easterling, Law Offices of Stone & Davis, PC
  • Andrew Ellis, Andrew M. Ellis Law, PLLC
  • Kurt Goering, Kurt A. Goering, PC
  • Ryan Hardy, Hardy Law Firm, PLC
  • Georgette Hasiotis, Brown & Hasiotis, PLLC
  • Cody Hayes, Hayes Esquire, PLLC
  • Ezequiel Hernandez, Hernandez Global
  • Brant Hodyno, Brant Hodyno, Esq.
  • Jeff Katz, Community Legal Services
  • Richard Lee, Community Legal Services
  • Heidi Lukacsik, Lukacsik Law Office, PC
  • Judy Miller, Judy M. Miller, PC
  • Maricela Moffitt, Brown & Hasiotis, PLLC
  • Lorraine Morey, Morey Law, PLLC
  • Judd Nemiro, Law Office of Judd S. Nemiro, PLLC
  • Travis Owens, Law Office of Judd S. Nemiro, PLLC
  • Noah Peterson, Law Office of Judd S. Nemiro, PLLC
  • James Rayburn, Rayburn Law Office
  • Fae Sowders, Sowders Law, LLC
  • S. Carolyn Wilson, Takhone Law Center, PLC

Volunteer Translators

  • Joseph Martinez
  • Lincoln Solis

GCC Administration Of Justice Program

  • Paul Brown, Program Director
  • Gabriela Celaya, Student
  • Josafhat Rodriguez, Student
  • Kaitlin Trujillo, Student

Logistics Volunteers

  • Ernesto Diaz
  • Ernie Hernandez
  • Miriam Johnson
  • Fabiola Perez
  • Maria Zuñiga

Media Coverage

Law Day Recap

 2016 LD Partners

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