Announcements
Upcoming CLE Dates
5/6/2014

Mark your calendars and save the dates for CCBA's CLE Dates: August 15, 2014; September 26, 2014; and December 12, 2014
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Press Release
3/13/2014

Public Information
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Cumberland County Bar Association Announces New President
1/23/2014
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Ivo V. Otto III, Esquire was installed as President of the Cumberland County Bar Association for the year 2014.

2013 Clerk of Court's Fee Schedule
1/9/2013

Open the attached file to access the 2013 Clerk of Court's Fee Schedule.
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Penn State Dickinson School of Law Clinics - New Location
6/6/2012

As of June 11, 2012 the Penn State Dickinson School of Law Clinics moved to their new location at 371 West South Street. In addition to this change, the Family Law Clinic and the Disability Law Clinic merged into one clinic known as the Community Law Clinic. The Community Law Clinic continues to provide free legal representation for low income members of the community in the areas of family law as well as social security and supplemental security income claims, guardianships, special education, American with Disabilities Act claims, civil rights actions, etc. The Children's Advocacy Clinic also moved to 371 West South Street.

MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE DIVERSION PROGRAM
4/24/2012

After a year of discussions and planning, the Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas established a Mortgage Foreclosure Diversion Program. Recognizing the current mortgage foreclosure crisis; President Judge Kevin A. Hess with the cooperation of the Cumberland County Bar Association (CCBA) and Pro Bono Program set forth to create an Administrative Order developing a solid program to help financially distressed homeowners. The order took effect April 1, 2012. (copy of the order is attached) On foreclosures filed after April 1, 2012 the homeowner will be directed to contact MidPenn Legal Services to qualify for pro bono representation associated with a Notice of Foreclosure. Cumberland County Bar Association and MidPenn Legal Service attorneys will provide representation to the homeowners. Instructions will be included with the homeowner's notice on how to opt-in to the Mortgage Foreclosure Diversion Program. If you have any questions or need information please contact the Cumberland County Bar Association at 1-800-990-9108 ext 105
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Do you need an attorney?
2/1/2011

The Cumberland County Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service program has been serving the needs of the community since 1997. The Cumberland County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service can connect you with an attorney’s office to schedule an initial consultation. Our attorneys are required to be licensed and actively engaged in the practice of law in Cumberland County (PA) and in good standing with the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and act in compliance with the Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct. While our service does not directly employ attorneys or provide free legal advice, we would be pleased to match you with an attorney who is conveniently located and qualified to handle your specific legal matter. If you would like a referral to a Cumberland County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service lawyer, call the Cumberland County Bar Association office at : (717) 249-3166 or PA toll free 1-800 990-9108 (Extension 102) between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and ask for the Lawyer Referral Service. See the Lawyer Referral Services tab on the left for additional information.

JANUARY 26, 2011 MARKED THE CCBA'S 110TH YEAR
1/26/2011
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The Cumberland County Bar Association was formed on January 26, 1901, and later incorporated on December 29, 1994. Its purpose is to promote education, fellowship, and ethics among local lawyers and to foster public awareness of the legal system and the individual's rights and responsibilities under our system.

CCBA Pro Bono Program Fundraiser
1/1/2011
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The Cumberland County Bar Foundation has available for sale a Thermo-O-Tote that keeps food HOT or COLD; it can be used for grocery shopping, travel, work, parties, sports events or at the beach. The cost is $10.00. See the attached order form. All proceeds will support the CCBA Pro Bono Program. The Cumberland County Bar Foundation is a Not For Profit 501C3 organization.
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Know your Credit Rights Campaign
12/31/2010

The Cumberland County Bar Association (CCBA) along with the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA)and 32 other counties have launched a new credit rights public education campaign. As part of the campaign, the associations are distributing a free “Know Your Credit Rights” brochure with information on the new federal rules designed to help protect credit card users. A copy of the brochure is available from the CCBA office or on the PBA’s website at http:/www.pabar.org/clips/knowyourcreditrights.pdf For the PBA News Release on the Campaign go to on the web: http://www.pabar.org/public/news%20releases/pr10182010.asp