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23-0050425

Mother seeks assistance with a minor name change. Client would like to correct her seven-year-old daughter’s birth certificate to reflect the child’s actual name (birth certificate reads “No Name Given” with Client’s last name), so that she can register her for school and apply for her social security card. A volunteer is needed to file a name change petition and […]

24-0056375

Single mother needs representation for an auto accident she was not involved in that will be scheduled for a jury trial in Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. A case management order and schedule has not been issued yet, but a response to the complaint is due June 2, 2024. Client’s brother took client’s car and was involved in an accident. […]

23-0050935

Responsive client is seeking title to the home owned by her husband. Client’s husband passed away in March 2023, leaving Client as his only intestate heir. Client would like title so that she can apply for repair assistance and make a will leaving it to her children (from a prior relationship). VIP already helped Client fill out a Tangled Title […]

23-0050865

Client seeks representation at a custody hearing on May 2, 2024 at 11am before Judge Elizabeth Jackson regarding her 9-year-old son. Opposing party is the child’s paternal grandmother (PGM). PGM filed for custody in January 2023. Client came to an agreement outside of court with PGM and PGM’s attorney, by which Client was to have sole legal custody and the […]

24-0055858

Adoptive mother needs counsel for a custody hearing scheduled for April 23, 2024, at 10:45 am before Custody Hearing Officer, Taniesha Henry, regarding her 13-year-old child. The opposing party is the child’s birth mother and Client’s former partner. Client and the opposing party had the child while in a same sex partnership; Client adopted the child soon after birth. The […]

24-0056046

Client is seeking representation in an auto accident matter in the Court of Common Pleas. In July 2023, client’s brother-in-law was driving client’s car when he bumped into a Center City District vehicle at a red light. Client was not present at the time of the accident. According to the police report, neither vehicle contained passengers. However, plaintiff claims to […]

24-0056013

Client is seeking representation in an auto accident matter in the Court of Common Pleas. Client was driving to work, just before sunrise, when she was hit head on by a car from the opposite lane. In the process of trying to avoid collision, client swerved and hit two cars parked on the side of the road. Client was severely […]

23-0050305

Client seeks to own her home of 10 years, which is currently in the name of her deceased grandmother and grandfather as tenants by the entireties. Client’s grandfather passed away in 1997. And in January 2012, her grandmother passed away, leaving Client’s mother as her only living heir. Client’s mother signed a renunciation so that Client can become administrator of […]

23-0050958

Proactive client seeks assistance with probating his mother’s estate. Client’s mother died intestate in 2021 and was predeceased by her husband, client’s stepfather. The couple owned their home as tenants by the entireties, and upon client’s stepfather’s death, 100% title was transferred to client’s mother by operation of law. Remaining heirs are client’s two sisters and one niece, the child […]