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The annual fundraising event is organized by the Military Law Caucus, a student organization at Penn State Law in University Park. This years event raised over $4,500, which will be donated to the Veterans Multi-Service Center and No One Left Behind.
On the second Monday of every month, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., the Veterans Clinic will offer free legal consultations to veterans and servicemembers at the Starbucks store located at 232 West College Avenue in State College, part of Starbucks' national Military Mondays Program.
Over the past three years, 16 graduates of Penn State Law in University Park have entered the Judge Advocate General's Corps (JAG Corps) of the U.S. Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Force.
The Penn State Law Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic doubled its workload and handled over 19 complex matters for veterans in 2020.
The Penn State Law Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic recently won two appeals for a Vietnam veteran, and continue to make community impacts. Members of the Clinic will be on hand on Nov. 16 at the Military Appreciation Game Tailgate before the Nittany Lions take on the Hoosiers of Indiana. Prior to the game, Professor Vollmer will be a featured speaker at the Huddle with the Faculty series at 9 a.m. at the Nittany Lion Inn.
The Penn State Law Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic will begin offering free legal consultations to veterans and servicemembers at a Starbucks store located on North Atherton Street in State College as part of the company’s nationwide Military Mondays Program.
With eight J.D. (juris doctor) students, three research assistants and one LL.M. (master of laws) student under the direction of Clinical Professor of Law Michele Vollmer, the Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic maintained a rapid work pace throughout the year.
Students in the Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic, pictured here with Centre County Veterans Affairs Director Brian Querry, have won several awards for veterans since the clinic’s founding in spring 2015.