Boston, MA, October 8, 2013 – Seyfarth Shaw and Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) today announced their partnership in hosting a free legal services fair for the Dorchester/Roxbury community. The fair will be held at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps and Community Center on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Featuring representatives from many of Boston’s top legal aid agencies, including Greater Boston Legal Services, Volunteer Lawyer’s Project, Disability Law Center, Women’s Bar Foundation, Victim’s Rights Law Center and Lawyer’s Clearinghouse, community members can seek free counsel on a wide range of important legal matters. Lawyers will be available to advise on issues related to immigration, domestic abuse, social security, employment, unemployment, CORI, education, public benefits, civil rights, landlord-tenant, foreclosure prevention, family law, custody, bankruptcy and small business advice.
In addition to organizing the free legal services fair, volunteers from Seyfarth and BBH will be working on site to assist residents and help direct them to the proper legal aid agency for their needs.
The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps and Community Center is located at 650 Dudley Street, next to the Uphams Corner MBTA Station. For further information, please contact Erik Weibust or Lauren Regis of Seyfarth at (617) 946-4800.
About Brown Brothers Harriman
BBH is a privately held financial institution that has been a thought leader and solutions provider for nearly 200 years. The firm serves the most discriminating and sophisticated individuals and institutions in its five business lines: Corporate Banking, Investment Management, Investor Services, M&A Advisory and Wealth Management. BBH’s culture of accountability fosters deep and lasting relationships built on commitment, adaptability and trust. The company is independent, selective and specialized by design.
BBH operates a global business with seventeen locations, including Beijing, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Dublin, Grand Cayman, Hong Kong, Kraków, London, Luxembourg, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, Tokyo, Wilmington and Zürich. For more information about Brown Brothers Harriman’s integrated and differentiated approach, please visit www.bbh.com.
BBH is a registered service mark of Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. in the United States and other countries.
Brown Brothers Harriman does not render legal advice.
About Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Seyfarth Shaw has more than 800 attorneys and provides a broad range of legal services in the areas of labor and employment, employee benefits, litigation, corporate and real estate. With offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Melbourne, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco, Shanghai, Sydney and Washington, D.C., Seyfarth’s clients include over 300 of the Fortune 500 companies and reflect virtually every industry and segment of the economy. A recognized leader in delivering value and innovation for legal services, Seyfarth’s acclaimed SeyfarthLean client service model has earned numerous accolades from a variety of highly respected third parties, including industry associations, consulting firms and media. For more information, please visit www.seyfarth.com.