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Eva Jacobson

Eva Jacobson Named Director of Legal Incubator

Eva Jacobson ‘16, a UConn Law graduate and immigration attorney, has been named director of the Connecticut Community Law Center. The center, an initiative of UConn School of Law and the Hartford County Bar Association, is a legal incubator that helps lawyers develop solo legal practices. The lawyers provide reasonably priced legal help to low- […]

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Mark Schreier

County Bar Association Honors Incubator Director Mark Schreier

Mark Schreier, director of the Connecticut Community Law Center at UConn School of Law, has been honored with the 2018 Liberty Bell Award from the Hartford County Bar Association. The association presents the award annually to a lawyer or non-lawyer who has promoted a better understanding of the rule of law, encouraged greater respect for […]

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CCLC Donation Check

CATIC Offers Support to Connecticut Community Law Center

CATIC, the title insurance underwriter, has pledged $45,000 to support the Connecticut Community Law Center, which offers legal services to low- and moderate-income clients. The center, founded last year in cooperation with the Hartford County Bar Association, operates as a legal incubator, offering new lawyers professional mentoring and a subsidized working environment on the UConn […]

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Client Consultation

‘Incubator’ Lawyers Making Legal Help Affordable

After Judy Bakowski moved to Arizona, she kept trying to transfer ownership of her house in Connecticut to her daughter. They even drew up a quitclaim deed and had it notarized, but they kept running into a tangle of red tape. Deeply frustrated, Bakowski called the Connecticut Community Law Center at UConn School of Law. Within a […]

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Starr Hall on the Law School Campus

New Law Incubator Will Offer Affordable Legal Help

A new incubator at UConn School of Law will provide affordable legal services to people who need them and help lawyers establish solo practices. The Connecticut Community Law Center, an initiative of the law school and the Hartford County Bar Association, aims to help people who have traditionally been underserved by the justice system: low- and […]

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