Participating attorneys will speak about the challenges that arise when individuals are faced with a legal problem. General guidance and information on legal resources will be provided.
The Scarborough Public Library will welcome Peter L. Hatem, a solo practitioner who has practiced law in Scarborough since 2002. Mr. Hatem has a civil law practice with an emphasis in real estate, civil litigation, and bankruptcy. He also represents clients in small estate planning matters including wills and durable powers of attorney.
This state-wide program is organized by the Maine Justice Action Group Collaboration on Innovation, Technology, and Equal Access to Justice (the Collaboration). It includes the Maine State Bar Association, Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Maine’s public libraries, the Volunteer Lawyers Project, the State of Maine Judicial Branch and other organizations interested in helping people access the legal resources they need. All events are free and open to the public.
For more information about Lawyers in Libraries Law Day 2015, visit their website at www.lawyersinlibraries.org/. To learn more about programs and services offered at the Scarborough Public Library, go to www.scarboroughlibrary.org.