Partnering with Legal Aid of NC, Duke Law students assist individuals in need of legal assistance. Through Lawyer-on-the-Line, Duke Law students work under the supervision of a licensed attorney to handle issues regarding bankruptcy, consumer, and landlord/tenant.
One Time Event
Time commitment is flexible and can vary depending on how many cases you are able to handle. Attorneys typically handle 2-5 cases, with each case taking around one hour a week and lasting for 3-4 weeks.
Remote Electronic (service completed by phone or internet)
- Newly Licensed Attorney
- Retired Attorney
- General Low Income
- Client Advice and Counseling
- Management and Mentorship
Training Provided for Project VolunteersYes
Volunteers Who Speak an Additional Language Requested for this ProjectNo
Malpractice Insurance Provided for this ProjectNo
Mentorship Provided for this ProjectNo