Advocate Training: Poverty Law Basics (free and online CLE)

Location: Online Training Webinar

Free and open to attorneys.


Learn what you need to know to defend low-income clients in housing and consumer debt collection actions. The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the need for help in these areas of law.

This online training will include a view from the Court and tech tips for virtual hearings.

Topics include:

  • Debt collection
  • Foreclosure
  • Landlord/Tenant (including evictions)
  • Virtual hearings




4 General CLE credit hours have been requested from the Ohio Supreme Court.

This training supports the services offered at the Clarence Darrow Court Clinic in Trumbull County.


Free CLEs are just one perk of participating in the Volunteer Legal Services Program.