LANC-New Bern Office
607 Broad Street, New Bern, NC 28560
[Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1167, New Bern, NC New Bern, NC
TO REQUEST LEGAL HELP, CALL: 1-866-219-5262 (toll free)
LANC reopens at new location at 607 Broad
Street in New Bern
14, 2011 Media Release, LANC-New Bern Office)
The staff of Legal Aid of North Carolina - New Bern Office
provides legal assistance in civil matters (non-criminal matters) to eligible,
low-income clients who have problems with their basic needs and live in the
five-county area surrounding Bern, NC:
Jones County or
Community Economic Development cases (cases where groups who
cannot afford a private attorney seek legal assistance with their
charitable or educational activities) will be individually reviewed
and accepted, if possible.
Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC)
advice and representation to low-income taxpayers in eastern North
Carolina who have disputes with the IRS.
Community Education Events
to view other education events that are sponsored by legal services
organizations in North Carolina.)
for the LANC-New Bern Office.]
Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) actively recruits, trains, mentors, and co-counsels with
volunteer (pro bono) attorneys to help them handle the many complex
and changing legal issues unique to the practice of civil poverty law.
PAI ("Private Attorney Involvement") Program helps to ensure access
to justice for low-income families and further leverages the dollars
that are invested in LANC. Typically, pro bono attorneys are needed
either for their special expertise and/or to help us with our large
To volunteer pro bono service in the counties
served by the LANC-New Bern
Office, contact our
PAI ("Private Attorney Involvement") coordinator.
Local Advisory Council
The Local Advisory Council is comprised of volunteers who live in
the communities served by the LANC-New Bern Office and who are dedicated
to ensuring equal access to justice.
Evan Lewis, Senior Managing Attorney
David Caddigan, Managing Attorney
Stephanie Allen, Paralegal/Elder Law Coordinator
Amber Cronk, Staff Attorney
Deborah A. Patterson, PAI Coordinator / Elder Law Project
Melissa P. Pressley, Staff Attorney
Tracy C. Shope, Staff Attorney & PAI Coordinator
here to view "History"
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are for information and educational purposes only and do not
constitute legal advice.
Also please note that Legal Aid of North Carolina does not
provide legal assistance by E-mail. Contact your Legal Aid of
North Carolina office or a private attorney if you need to speak
to an attorney regarding your particular situation.
Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that
provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in
order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers
to economic opportunity.