HOW TO VOLUNTEER
Tulsa County’s Abused and
There are so many ways you can volunteer for Tulsa Lawyers for Children. TLC has opportunities for volunteer lawyers, law students and non-attorney volunteers.
For University of Tulsa Law Students
Tulsa Univeristy – College of Law Students are invited to attend all training events and social activities. The “Friend Raisers” are great opportunities to network with like-minded individuals. There are also special “policy projects” once or twice a year specifically geared for law students interested in public service.
TU Law Student Pro Bono Project
- As a volunteer legal assistant, law students assist TLC attorneys on their cases; receiving real world court experience.
- Meet with clients monthly.
- Attend hearings on cases with their supervising attorney and review DHS files, conduct legal research and prepare Memorandums of Law and motions as needed to protect the child client’s legal interests and best and/or expressed interests.
- The volunteer legal assistant is generally covered by the mentoring attorney’s professional liability insurance.