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Indiana State Bar Association sponsors 2016 “Talk to a Lawyer Today” program

Tuesday, January 12, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Carissa Long
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News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

The Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) will sponsor “Talk to a Lawyer Today,” a pro bono program to provide free legal assistance to the underserved on Monday, Jan. 18, as an annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The program is an opportunity for attorneys statewide to offer free legal consultations to members of the general public who might not otherwise be able to afford the counsel of an attorney.


In addition to the walk-in sites listed below, a statewide hotline for both English and Spanish-speaking callers will be available by calling 800.266.2581 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST).

 

The following local walk-in site locations for Jan. 18 are as follows: 
District A
District A includes Jasper, Lake, Newton & Porter counties.
JASPER COUNTY:  Jasper County Community Services 967 E. Leopold St., Rensselaer 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (CST)
LAKE COUNTY:  Tabernacle Baptist Church 3715 Butternut St., East Chicago 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (CST)
  West Side Leadership Academy 9th & Gerry St., Gary 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (CST)
  Lake Station-New Chicago Public Library  2007 Central Ave., Lake Station 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (CST)
  Lowell Public Library  1505 E. Commercial Ave., Lowell 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CST)
NEWTON COUNTY:  Morocco Community Library 205 S. West St., Morocco 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (CST)
PORTER COUNTY:   Portage Township Trustee 3458 Airport Rd., Portage 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (CST)

Valparaiso University School of Law 656 S. Greenwich St., Valparaiso 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CST)
       
District B 
District B includes Elkhart, Marshall, Kosciusko, St. Joseph, LaPorte & Starke counties.
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY:  South Bend Public Library 304 S. Main St., South Bend 1 to 4 p.m. (EST)
LAPORTE COUNTY:  Michigan City Public Library 100 E. 4th St., Michigan City 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)
  LaPorte Public Library 904 Indiana Ave., LaPorte 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)
       
District C 
District C includes Adams, Allen, Dekalb, Huntington, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wells & Whitley counties.  
ALLEN COUNTY:  Allen County Public Library 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)
HUNTINGTON COUNTY:  LaFountaine Center 208 W. State St., Huntington 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (EST)
STEUBEN COUNTY: Carnegie Public Library 322 S. Wayne St., Angola 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)
A local hotline will also be available for residents in District C by calling 260.407.0917 or 877.407.0917.
       
District D
District D includes Benton, Boone, Carroll, Clinton, Fountain, Montgomery, Parke, Tippecanoe, Vermillion, Warren & White counties.
TIPPECANOE COUNTY:  Indiana Legal Services Office 8 North 3rd St., Suite 102, Lafayette 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)
       
District E 
District E includes Cass, Fulton, Grant, Howard, Miami, Pulaski, Tipton & Wabash counties.
CASS COUNTY:
A local hotline will be available for residents in Cass County by calling 574.753.7730 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (EST). 
       
District F 
District F includes Blackford, Delaware, Hamilton, Hancock, Henry, Jay, Madison & Randolph counties. 
DELAWARE COUNTY:
Maring-Hunt Library
2005 S. High St., Muncie
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
HENRY COUNTY:
Henry County Justice Center
1215 Race St., New Castle
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
MADISON COUNTY:
Mounds Mall
2109 S. Scatterfield Rd., Anderson
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
       
District G 
District G includes Marion County. 
MARION COUNTY:  A statewide hotline for both English and Spanish-speaking callers will be available by calling 800.266.2581. 
       
District H 
District H includes Clay, Greene, Hendricks, Lawrence, Monroe, Owen & Putnam counties. 
MONROE COUNTY:
One City Center
120 W. 7th St., Bloomington
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A local hotline will also be available for residents in District H by calling 812.339.3610 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
 
District I  
District I includes Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Jennings, Johnson, Rush & Shelby counties. 
BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY: Bartholomew County Public Library 536 5th St., Columbus 2 to 4 p.m.
  Legal Aid Office - United Way Bldg. 1531 13th St., Suite G330, Columbus 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
BROWN COUNTY:  Brown County Public Library 205 Locust Lane, Nashville 5 to 7 p.m.
DECATUR COUNTY: Greensburg-Decatur County Library 1110 E. Main St., Greensburg 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
JACKSON COUNTY: Jackson County Public Library 303 W. 2nd St., Seymour 10 a.m. to Noon
JENNINGS COUNTY: Jennings County Public Library 2375 N. State Hwy 3, North Vernon 2 to 4 p.m.
A local hotline will also be available for residents in District I by calling 877.378.0358 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
       
District J 
District J includes Dearborn, Fayette, Franklin, Jefferson, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union & Wayne counties.
A local hotline will be available for residents in District J by calling 877.237.0123 or 812.537.0123 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (EST). 
       
District K 
District K includes Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Martin, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Sullivan, Vanderburgh, Vigo & Warrick counties. 
A local hotline will be available for residents in District K by calling 812.618.4845 or 888.594.3449 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. (CST).  
       
District L 
District L includes Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Orange, Scott & Washington counties. 
A local hotline will be available for residents in District L by calling 812.288.8002 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

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Founded in 1896, the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) is the single largest legal organization in the state. With more than 12,000 members, the ISBA serves and advocates on behalf of its members, their clients and the public interest as the independent voice of the legal profession. The ISBA’s office is located in downtown Indianapolis. For more information about the State Bar, visit www.inbar.org.

 

Media Contact: Carissa Long, ISBA Director of Public Relations & Social Media, 800.266.2581, clong@inbar.org


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