June 2019 Bar Bulletin
By Rick Stroup
Excellence in Community Engagement
We launched “Civil Lawsuits Without Tears” in March 2018. It was the first workshop in our then-new Self-Represented Litigants (SRL) Workshop series. That series now includes three civil procedure workshops, four family law workshops, a small-business law workshop and a power of attorney workshop. Plans for a landlord/tenant workshop are in the works.
When we made that first launch we were confident we had created a new, practical and sustainable mechanism for helping the self-represented litigants we work with become better prepared for their day in court. It was “new”...