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Day: February 2, 2020

Chico’s self-help legal clinic starts this week – Chico Enterprise-Record

Chico’s self-help legal clinic starts this week – Chico Enterprise-Record

Self Help
CHICO — Free legal service to those who aren’t or can’t hire an attorney will be made available through Chico-based Cal Northern School of Law, starting Feb. 6.In its fourth year, the free sessions are 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the school, 1395 Ridgewood Drive, Ste. 100. The free clinic has been offered for several years, with topics ranging from family law and small claims to landlord/tenant issues. The clinics are conducted by third-year students, along with supervising Chico attorney Jonathan Lusher. The clinic is on a walk-in basis; appointments aren’t necessary. Depending on how many individuals show up for the counseling, the sessions could be one-on-one or in very small groups, and the time frame doesn’t matter. “Because the class actually runs from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., people can c