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23-0051009

Quick-to-respond client needs help becoming the owner of her home, so that she can apply for home repair programs and get property tax assistance. The home is currently owned by Client’s deceased mother and father as tenants by the entireties. Her mother passed away in 1977, and her father passed in 1989. Client is their sole heir. VIP helped the […]

23-0050956

25-year-old client needs help with a name change. Client is non-binary and would like to change their name in order to more accurately represent their identity. Due to safety concerns, client would like a petition to waive publication. A volunteer is needed to file a name change petition and assist client with amending their birth certificate.

24-0051689

Client is looking for a volunteer to assist her with drafting a deed to put her home in her name. Her mother willed client the property before she passed away in 2013. Client started the process to probate the estate in 2021 and has since gotten Letters Testamentary as well as her name on all the utilities accounts and the […]

23-0050072

Client needs help probating his late mother’s estate in order to obtain title to his home. Client’s grandmother owned the home as trustee of a South Philly Trust for client’s mother. Client’s grandmother passed in 2004 and his mother passed in 2017. Client and his sister are their mother’s only heirs. Client’s sister executed a renunciation and is willing to […]

24-0053903

31-year-old client is looking for a volunteer to assist him with drafting a deed to put his home in his name. His parents are the record owners of the home. His father died in 2020 and was predeceased by his wife who died in 2007. Client has already opened his father’s estate and obtained Letters of Administration. Client has filed […]

23-0050421

Mother seeks assistance with a minor name change. Client would like to amend her eight-year-old son’s birth certificate to reflect the child’s actual name (birth certificate reads “Boy” with Client’s last name), so that she can register him for school and apply for his social security card. A volunteer is needed to file a name change petition and ultimately assist […]

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 […]