HOUSE DEMOCRATIC POLICY COMMITTEE HEARING Topic: Legal Aid for Tenants Facing Eviction

Virtual – Harrisburg, PA October 9, 2020


    10:00 a.m.      Welcome and Opening Remarks


    10:10 a.m.      Panel One:

Executive Director, Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network

  • John Pollock

Coordinator, National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel

  • Sam Chenkin

Founder, Reclaim The Sector

    10:30 a.m.      Questions & Answers

    10:50 a.m.      Panel Two:

  • Bob Damewood

Staff Attorney, Regional Housing Legal Services

  • Kevin Quisenberry

Legislative Director, Community Justice Project

  • Rasheedah Phillips

Managing Attorney of Housing Policy, Community Legal Services, Inc.

Chancellor, Philadelphia Bar Association

  • Catherine Carr

Civil Gideon and Access to Justice Task Force Co-Chair, Philadelphia Bar Association

    11:30 a.m.      Questions & Answers

    11:50 a.m.      Closing Remarks