Legal questions to be answered during Ask-A-Lawyer phone bank on Monday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 17, 2016) - The SC Bar Ask-A-Lawyer program, which coordinates volunteer lawyers in a regional effort to assist the public with its legal questions, will be held in Charleston on Monday, March 21.

A television phone bank, staffed by volunteer attorneys, will air on the WCBD evening broadcast between 5 and 6:30 p.m. to encourage the public to call in with questions. The number to call is call (843) 849-5420.

Lawyers will also respond to questions via web chat. Volunteer attorneys will be available to answer questions online from 5 to 6:30 p.m. To ask a question online, visit

Attorney volunteers include: Ellen H. Babb, Emma Bennett-Williams, Joseph C. Good, III., Brenda L. Gorski, C. Hope Grant, John R. Lipscomb, Brain P. McElreath, Tara E. Nauful. Vernell I. Scott and Russell S. Stemke.

The Ask-A-Lawyer program is made possible by the SC Bar Foundation.

About the South Carolina Bar:

The SC Bar, which has a membership of more than 15,000 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.

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