Feerick Center Veterans Rights Project
Virtual Veterans Day Legal Clinic
New Dates! January 23-27, 2023
The FCVRP will hold a Virtual Veterans Legal on January 23-January 27, 2023. This program will provide free limited-scope legal services to veterans residing in New York State. Our program will consist of virtual know-your-rights presentations (via Zoom) followed by one-on-one legal consultations (via phone or video). Check back soon for further details.
Topics may include:
- Consumer bankruptcy
- Consumer debt
- Discharge upgrades
- Family law
- Micro-enterprise and small business
- NYC veterans legal protections
- VA benefits
- Wills and end-of-life planning
- Women veterans, military sexual trauma
Eligibility: Veterans, persons involved in the military, and family members residing in New York City or New York State.
Interested? Fill out our interest form by visiting law.fordham.edu/vetslegalclinic.
Past Training Materials:
The FCVRP hosts Continuing Legal Education (CLE) training sessions periodically throughout the year. If you would like access to the materials from any of our CLE programs, contact us at [email protected]. Here is a list of some of our past presentations:
VA Benefits 101: Know-Your-Rights Presentation Training
March 3, 2021
View Here: https://vimeo.com/522433381/bec1f2e9bb
The Importance of Understanding Downward Child Support Modifications: Training Pro Bono Volunteers to lead KYR’s Presentations to Veterans
May 11, 2021
View Here: https://vimeo.com/548143175
Representing Veterans in Housing Matters: An Introduction to Military Cultural Competency and Special Housing Program for Veteran Clients
September 29, 2021
View Here: https://vimeo.com/622650731/3b41a58c3d
For more information about the FCVRP, please contact [email protected].
This pro bono effort is supported by a grant from AmeriCorps.