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The following content is brought to you by Veterans Legal Services’ Education Committee, with the generous support of The American College of Bankruptcy Foundation and others. Each video was created in collaboration between VLS and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, New England.

 

General Disclaimer: The following videos are for educational purposes only and are current as of the listed date. To receive legal advice about your specific situation, please contact a legal professional. 

Scales of Justice
Filing for Divorce

Veterans Treatment Court​​

Hon. Mary Hogan Sullivan (Ret.)
Director of Specialty Courts, District Court Department Commonwealth of Massachusetts
May 6, 2019



Sealing of Massachusetts Criminal Records
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Thomas R. Capasso

Former Director, Probation Records Unit, Office of the Massachusetts Commissioner of Probation
November 30, 2018



Wills, Healthcare Proxies, and Powers of Attorney
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Kelley A. Crisp, Esq.

Associate, Ropes and Gray

November 30, 2018

Developed with additional support from the Office of the Massachusetts State Treasurer’s Operation Money Wise Program.



Bankruptcy
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Donald R. Lassman, Esq.

Law Offices of Donald R. Lassman, Needham, MA
June 14, 2017



Service-Connected Disability Compensation

Michelle S. Wolf, Esq.
Owner, Veterans Disability Benefits
June 10, 2019



Driver's License Suspensions
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Joseph M. Shields, Esq.

Board of Appeals on Motor Vehicle Liability Policies and Bonds, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
December 6, 2017

Child Support

Eve C. Elliott, Esq.
Senior Staff Attorney, Veterans Legal Services

May 9, 2019
Developed with additional support from Operation Money Wise, an initiative of Massachusetts State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg and the Massachusetts Office of Economic Empowerment.

Credit Card Debt​​

Hon. Raymond G. Dougan (retired)

Boston Municipal Court
January 11, 2017

Personal Income Tax​​

T. Keith Fogg, Esq.

Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School,
Director of the Federal Tax Clinic at Harvard Legal Services Center
February 27, 2017

Learn about the processes and procedures involved in filing for divorce in Massachusetts.