Access to Justice Committee

This committee assists in fundraising and volunteer recruitment for the pro bono legal service programs of the Akron Bar Association and works closely with Community Legal Aid to support their programs. The committee develops programs to provide assistance to those who qualify financially, such as legal advice at homeless shelters, pre-foreclosure intervention and mediation, etc. The committee also hosts the Wills for Seniors program twice each year.

Committee Leadership
  • Larry Scanlon

    Committee Co-Chair

    (330) 376-1440

  • Douglas Godshall

    Committee Co-Chair

    (330) 603-5942

  • Darcie Jay

    Committee Vice Chair

    (330) 461-3045

2016/2017 Committee Meeting Schedule:  
All Meetings at 12:00 noon at the bar association office
Wednesday, October 26th
Wednesday, November 30th  
No December Meeting
Wednesday, January 25th
Wednesday, February 22nd  
Wednesday, March 29th
Wednesday, April 26th
Wednesday, May 31st
Wednesday, June 28th


2016/2017 Committee Mission & Purpose
Akron Bar Association Calendar
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
American Bar Association Legal Assistance Programs
Ohio State Bar Association Public Resources


Caroline Kirkner
Member Services Director
Akron Bar Association
(330) 436-0100

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