Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Free Legal Clinic Offered To Local "Heroes"

The Putnam County Bar Association is participating with the national "Wills For Heroes" foundation to host a free legal clinic in Cookeville on Saturday. The clinic is designed for police and firefighters, EMTs, and paramedics to get their legal affairs in order. Participating lawyers will help those individuals and their spouses draft wills and will help provide basic estate planning. The free clinic will be held Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm at the Tennessee Tech School of Nursing. Those who want take part in the offer should sign up by this Friday at five o'clock, by calling Rachel Moses of the Legal Aid Society at 528-7436. Lawyers who want to volunteer their services should also contact Moses.