ABA joins RingCentral for national hotline for pandemic, disaster-related legal needs

ABA joins RingCentral for national hotline for pandemic, disaster-related legal needs

CHICAGO, April 6, 2020 — To help meet the growing legal needs caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division has teamed up with RingCentral Inc. to a national hotline to connect the Disaster Legal Services Program (DLS) with those seeking civil legal services.

As with other national disasters, the COVID-19 public health emergency has dramatically increased the need for civil legal services. To answer that need, RingCentral is providing a toll-free hotline, 888-743-5749, to connect disaster survivors to legal assistance in every state and U.S. territory as the Young Lawyer Division’s relief efforts are implemented.

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