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Date(s) - 11/10/2016
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM



Breaking Poverty Barriers to Equal Justice

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This four-hour FREE interactive webex CLE will include the following topics

  • How we are “primed” to see what we expect
  • How this negatively impacts our clients from poverty
  • Where we get our information about poverty, and why that’s not reliable
  • The federal poverty standards and what they mean in real life
  • The criminalization of poverty
  • Different types of poverty
  • Resource barriers to participating in the court system
  • Ideas for increasing common problems, such as clients coming to appointments
  • Ways in which we judge those in poverty – and how to overcome them
  • How to establish trust
  • Different styles of communicating
  • Putting it all together: specific suggestions for improving representations

Registration for this event is now closed.