November 21, 2016 - 2:53 pm

Homeowner Information Class Course Description Are you prepared for mediation, facing foreclosure, or having trouble paying your mortgage? Join us for these free weekly classes. All are welcome, regardless of income. All classes are taught by attorneys....

November 21, 2016 - 9:52 am

Austintown atty shares how to ‘divorce with dignity’ Pictures   SHERRY KARABIN
Legal News Reporter
Published: November 15, 2016 Divorce and dignity—two words that are seldom used together. But Austintown attorney Melissa Rocci believes that with...

November 4, 2016 - 1:40 pm

Responsibilities: Reporting to the 18-member Board of Trustees, the Executive Director of Community Legal Aid Services, Inc. (Akron) leads a staff of 55 talented lawyers and support staff with five direct reports: Associate Director, Advocacy Director, CFO,...

October 21, 2016 - 2:54 pm

Free Delinquent Tax Clinic Are you behind on your real estate taxes? Join Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M....

October 17, 2016 - 9:06 am

Call for Change HelpLine Event Week long program to assist potential clients, celebrate Pro Bono month Community Legal Aid is offering another way for clients to receive legal assistance this month. The organization will host its second annual Call for Change...

August 18, 2016 - 8:43 am

Celebrate with us This October, Community Legal Aid will celebrate its 64th anniversary with an event to honor the work of our dedicated community partners, over 200 volunteers, and staff - the people working to bridge the gap between poverty and justice. We...

June 8, 2016 - 12:16 pm

We are happy to welcome our 2016 Summer Law Students and we look forward to the great work they will do on behalf of...

May 11, 2016 - 10:40 am

What You Need to Know about "Second Chance": Employer Duties, Record Clearing, Clemency, and More On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Legal Aid presented a "Second Chance" CLE training for volunteer and staff attorneys at the American Red Cross Building in Akron. The...

April 22, 2016 - 3:10 pm

Spring 2016 Justice for All Celebration
Stark County On Thursday, April 21, Community Legal Aid Services, Inc....

April 1, 2016 - 1:48 pm

Hundreds Attend Legal Aid Training on Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking On Thursday, March 31, over 200 attorneys,...

February 12, 2016 - 2:49 pm

Legal Aid Attorneys Give Presentation as part of the University of Akron's "Rethinking Race" Series On February 3, 2016, Legal Aid's Advocacy Director Gary Benjamin, Managing Attorney John Petit, and Attorneys Greg Sain and Tim Kozlowski gave a presentation...

January 11, 2016 - 3:47 pm

Legal Aid Welcomes Five New Board Members for 2016 Four area attorneys and one community volunteer will join Legal Aid's Board of Directors in 2016.   David E. Butz, Erin Dickinson, J. Sean Keenan, Barbara Sanchez, and Kathy Wilkins were elected at the...

January 8, 2016 - 4:15 pm

Kim Adams, J.D. of Community Legal Aid, has been selected to serve as a member of the Department of Veterans Affairs...

September 15, 2015 - 10:33 pm

Attorney Karen Bovard is the 2015 Mahoning County Pro Bono Attorney of the Year. Attorney Bovard received the award at...

September 9, 2015 - 4:22 pm

Thirty young professionals have been named the recipients of the 2015 30 for the Future award by the Greater Akron...