The United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit Slammed Houston Attorney Joseph Onwuteaka in Debt Collection Appeal

Beaumont, TX - Wednesday, the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit laid down the hammer in its ruling against a debt collecting attorney and his firm. The Circuit Court affirmed a judgment in favor of a consumer debtor and overruled all Joseph Onwuteaka’s claims of error. In November of 2014, Lone Star … Continue reading The United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit Slammed Houston Attorney Joseph Onwuteaka in Debt Collection Appeal

Lone Star Legal Aid Will Staff Upcoming Hurricane Preparedness Events

Pearland/Houston/Galveston, Texas - Hurricane season officially begins on Friday, June 1st. Join us at one of the events below to learn about how to best prepare yourself and your family for a disaster. Lone Star Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit law firm focused on advocacy on behalf of low-income and underserved populations. Lone Star … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Will Staff Upcoming Hurricane Preparedness Events

LSLA To Host Double Watch Party – Ever After: Stories of Violence, Accountability, & Healing

Houston & Conroe, TX - Lone Star Legal Aid will premiere Common Justice’s series of short videos with people who have survived or committed harm on May 17, 2018, from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm in two locations. Combined Arms 2929 McKinney Houston, Texas 77003 Lone Star Legal Aid 412 W. Lewis Street Conroe, Texas … Continue reading LSLA To Host Double Watch Party – Ever After: Stories of Violence, Accountability, & Healing

LSLA Hosting Veterans Disaster Clinic – Hurricane Preparedness Week 2018

Houston, TX - And just like that, it's almost hurricane season once again. Weather.gov’s Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 6-12, 2018) is the time to plan and prepare for a potential tropical storm or hurricane. Lone Star Legal Aid’s Military Veterans Unit and Hurricane Harvey Disaster Pro Bono Program are hosting a disaster clinic to help … Continue reading LSLA Hosting Veterans Disaster Clinic – Hurricane Preparedness Week 2018

Lone Star Legal Aid Innovators Attend Legal Server Conference

Three Lone Star Legal Aid staffers attended the Legal Server conference hosted by Servicios Legales de Puerto Rico this week in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This trip was important for two reasons: increasing access to justice using technology through our soon-to-launch new case management system and digging deeper into disaster legal aid and recovery by … Continue reading Lone Star Legal Aid Innovators Attend Legal Server Conference