CASE No: 8:10-cv-487-T-33EAJ.
July 21, 2010
The record reflects that Plaintiff is appearing pro se in this matter. The Federal Bar Association's Pro Bono Civil Litigation Project offers limited legal services free of charge to those involved in federal litigation without the assistance of an attorney. The Court determines that Plaintiff may be an individual who could benefit from the free services that the Federal Bar Association provides. In the instance that Plaintiff is interested in taking advantage of these services, Plaintiff should fill out the attached form and mail it to the address provided therein.
DONE and ORDERED in Chambers in Tampa, Florida.
THE FEDERAL BAR ASSOCIATION PRO BONO CIVIL LITIGATION PROJECT
The Federal Bar Association is dedicated to the advancement of the law and the legal system and promoting the sound administration of justice. The Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is especially interested in providing limited pro bono legal assistance to persons involved in a federal civil lawsuit without an attorney.
Members of the Federal Bar Association are willing to meet with pro se individuals to provide LIMITED legal advice. The attorneys can help you:
— Evaluate your lawsuit;
— Explain what your responsibilities are as a party to a lawsuit;
— Explain the process of preparing for trial and the trial proceedings;
— Possibly help you find a lawyer to represent you.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROGRAM YOU ARE NOT GUARANTEED A LAWYER WILL TAKE YOUR CASE. YOU WILL REMAIN ENTIRELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR CASE. TO PARTICIPATE COMPLETE THE BELOW APPLICATION AND SEND IT TO: FEDERAL BAR CIVIL PRO BONO PROJECT ATTN: Ann Hensler, 880 Carillon Pkwy (13P), St. Petersburg, FL 33716.
Name: Address: Date: Phone Number: Federal Case No: Are You: Plaintiff ____ Defendant _____ Type of case: Discrimination Civil Rights Immigration Contract Other I understand that if I participate in this project, I will remain solely responsible and liable for the prosecution of my lawsuit.____________________________________ Signature