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Thanks for your increased support on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018!

The Chester County spirit was in full force Nov. 14, 2018 at an Encore! fundraiser benefiting LASP and the Chester County Paralegal Association.

The Montgomery Bar Association (MBA) and Montgomery Bar Foundation (MBF) announced in October that $46,000 was raised as a result of the 2018 Legal Aid Golf Classic.

LASP established the Elizabeth Wood Fritsch Fund for Child Custody to recognize her 20+ year career in civil legal aid, most recently as Executive Director of LASP from 2013-July 31, 2018. Previously...

"LIHEAP is a very underutilized program; only approximately 65% of eligible households apply for and receive this benefit," said Phil Rosenthal, LASP Staff Attorney in the Chester city, Delaware...

The Delaware County Bar Association honored Michelle R. Terry, LASP's longtime Delaware County Managing Attorney, for 40 years of service to legal aid on Aug. 22, 2018.

As part of Laurel House and LASP's partnership on domestic violence issues and assisting victims in Protection from Abuse cases, staff members met Aug. 22, 2018 in LASP's Norristown offices.

Shawn Boehringer and Elizabeth Fritsch

NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (Aug. 7, 2018)—LASP’s new Executive Director, Shawn Boehringer, has dedicated his career to civil legal services in Maryland, Florida and Kentucky, but in joining LASP, he’s...

(July 2018) In June, Pennsylvania became the first state to pass and sign into law Clean Slate legislation. The law provides automatic record-sealing of nonviolent ungraded, second- or third-degree...

(June 2018) New grant funding from the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) will expand LASP services to victims of domestic violence in all four counties that we serve. LASP will hire an additional attorney...

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