Re-Entry Issues: Overcoming Employment and Housing Challenges Due to a Prior Arrest or Conviction (Free)

Date:

Friday, August 16, 2013

Sponsor(s):

PLI

Speaker(s):

Donté Blue, Law Fellow, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area; Craig Davis, Law Offices of Craig Davis; Eliza Hersh, dir, Clean Slate Practice, East Bay Community Law Center

Location:

PLI CA Center
685 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

RSVP:

www.pli.edu or (800) 260-4PLI

Fee:

free

Time:

9 am-12:30 pm

CLE Credits:

3 hrs

What you will learn: Basic overview of criminal justice system and collateral consequences of arrests/convictions; Criminal records remedies (also known as “expungement”); Employment rights and protections; Housing rights and protections; Laws pertaining to background checks; and Laws pertaining to occupational licensing and appealing a license denial based on conviction history.

All attorneys interested in or currently assisting pro bono clients with reentry legal services through representation or in clinical settings, law firm pro bono coordinators, managers and partners, law clinic students and faculty, and public interest and non-profit organization attorneys and staff would benefit from attending this program.

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