September 30, 2016 

Pro Hops Vino! Success - Alabama Ballet discount to thank you for your support!

More than 600 guests enjoyed Pro Hops Vino! on September 22nd at the Alabama Ballet, making the second annual wine and beer tasting more than three times more successful than its inaugural year in 2015.

As a special thank you for your support, the Alabama Ballet is offering a $20 discount off of all performances for its 2016-2017 season. Visit the Alabama Ballet website and enter code ProHops to receive your discount.

Also, mark your calendars for the third annual Pro Hops Vino! on September 21, 2017.

Free Homeless Legal CLE this Thursday

The BBVLP is kicking off a new monthly Homeless Help Desk at Cooper Green Medical Center in the One Roof offices. Get ready by attending this free CLE on Thursday.

"How to Help the Homeless With Their Legal Needs" is provided to train attorneys on how to resolve legal issues for the homeless and extremely low-income population. Thursday, October 6 from 11am-1pm. Sponsored by the Volunteer Lawyers Program, guest speakers include Judge Andra Sparks, Birmingham Municipal Court presiding judgeMichael Hanle, Jaffe Hanle Whisonant & KnightMichelle Farley, Executive Director One RoofJim McLaughlin, Maynard Cooper, and Lisa Borden, Baker Donelson. Click  here to register.
1. Please help abused woman through her divorce process

This mother has suffered extreme abuse throughout her eight-year marriage and is staying at a domestic violence shelter with her seven-year-old son. She has a pending Protection from Abuse Order.  (16-0006849)

*Client is blurred due to domestic violence

2. Help this abused woman through her divorce process

This disabled client has been abused throughout her marriage. She currently has a Protection From Abuse Order against her husband. Please help woman through her divorce process. (16-0006621)

*Client is blurred due to domestic violence
*This is the second time in eBrief

3.   Help this mother of a two-year-old through her divorce process.
The client was never awarded any visitation with her five-year-old son. The father moved out of state with the child and refuses to allow visitation. Please help this client get contact with her son. 

*This is the third time in eBrief

Bradley Green
King & Green

Bradley volunteered at the Domestic Relations Help Desk and decided to help a client through her uncontested divorce case.

Melinda Guillaume 

Give the Gift of Reading

Donations from the community are the number one funding source for the Volunteer Lawyer Program. Click here to donate.
Only clients who cannot afford representative are served by the BBVLP. Click here to see eligibility guidelines.


There are two ways attorneys can choose to help with the Volunteer Lawyer Program. Click here for what you can do.