Off The Base
5:13 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Free Help for Low-Income Vets with Wills, Advanced Directives

Legal experts from Stetson University College of Law, the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation and the Community Law Program are offering free assistance with simple wills and advanced directives to veterans of World War II, the Korean and Vietnam wars and their spouses in the Tampa Bay area.

Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport campus.
Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport campus.
Credit Stetson University

To be eligible, veterans must have limited assets and low incomes and must make an appointment by Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. There will be no walk-ins allowed. To schedule an appointment, call 727-562-7800 x 7315 or 727-562-7393.

The day-long event is scheduled Nov. 5, next Tuesday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Great Hall, Stetson University College of Law, 1401 61st St. S., Gulfport, FL.

The volunteer attorneys are coming from the Community Law Program as well as Stetson’s Center for Excellence in Elder Law and the Veterans Law Institute.