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Bankruptcy By-pass Clinic:


This clinic is an one (1) hour training (with CLE credit) followed by an one (1) hour advice clinic at the Legal Aid office in Norfolk. During the training, volunteer attorneys will be provided the necessary information on why an individual is collection proof and why the individual may not need to file for bankruptcy. Immediately after the training, volunteer attorneys will call individuals who have been scheduled for a telephone consultation. During the consultation, the attorney will provide advice on why the client is collection proof and what the client can do to stop creditors from calling.


To register to attend a Clinic, please send an email including your name, address, telephone number, and  Virginia State bar number to  No prior experience needed.


If you have questions about the clinic, you can contact Tameeka M. Williams, Esquire at 757-627-5423, extension 137.

Upcoming  Clinic Dates:

  • May 22
  • June 26
  • July 31
  • August 28
  • September 25
  • October 23
  • November 20
  • December 18

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