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January 2022 Volunteer of the Month

We’re proud to recognize Krystil E. Smith as the January 2022 Volunteer of the Month. Read on to learn more about Krystil and her experience as an MVLS volunteer.  Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS?  I chose to volunteer with MVLS after learning of the even greater need for legal representation since the…

December 2021 Volunteer of the Month

We’re proud to recognize Jennifer Jones as the December 2021 Volunteer of the Month. Read on to learn more about Jennifer and her experience as an MVLS volunteer.  Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS? Work for an MVLS client can make a positive difference in someone’s life that otherwise would not have occurred….

November 2021 Volunteer of the Month

  We’re proud to recognize Christopher Rahl as the November 2021 Volunteer of the Month. Read on to learn more about Chris and his experience as an MVLS volunteer.  Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS? MVLS makes it easy to volunteer. They provide malpractice insurance for volunteers, trainings, and mentors, and the clients…

October 2021 Volunteer of the Month Gretchen Reimert

We’re proud to recognize Gretchen Reimert as the October 2021 Volunteer of the Month. Read on to learn more about Gretchen and her experience as an MVLS volunteer.  Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS? My entire legal career has been spent in public service. I previously worked in legal services and MVLS has…

September 2021 Volunteer of the Month – John Doud

John Doud of The Law Offices of John Doud, III in Baltimore, MD, has been a dedicated MVLS volunteer for over 20 years. Since starting with us in 1999, he has taken 39 family law cases. He handles divorce, custody, guardianship, and name change cases. Many of his pro bono cases have been complex and…

August 2021 Volunteer of the Month – Arlene Grove

    Arlene Grove is an Enrolled Agent at WB Tax & Accounting Service, Inc and has taken cases with us since 2017.   Read on to learn why Arlene volunteers:   Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS? There are always people who cannot pay for services that seem optional but are life…

July 2021 Volunteer of the Month – Kathleen Adcock

    Kathleen Adcock has taken 56 cases in her time with us since 2012. Her practice focuses on estate planning, tax, elder law, probate/trust, and nonprofit legal assistance.   Read on to learn why Kathleen volunteers:   Why do you choose to volunteer with MVLS? It’s pretty simple – because I can. There are…

June 2021 Volunteer of the Month – Jennifer Jaimes

    Jennifer Jaimes has been a reliable volunteer during the pandemic and has helped with many of our Special Immigrant Juvenile Status(SIJS)-related child custody cases. She also helps many of our Spanish-speaking clients.  Jennifer was an integral part of developing the partnership with KIND for unaccompanied youth cases.   Read on to learn why…

May 2021 Volunteer of the Month – Stephanie Guevara

    Stephanie Guevara began volunteering with MVLS in 2019 and handles Landlord Tenant, Labor and Employment, Consumer Protection, Family Law and Immigration issues. She has taken several cases that were reassignments from previous volunteers, where she turned things around and got a successful outcome for a client with a tough case!   Read on to…

April 2021 Volunteer of the Month – Michael McKeown

    Michael McKeown is an attorney at Robert Ades & Associates, where his practice focuses on foreclosure defense, wills, bankruptcy and debt collection defense. Michael has been a volunteer with MVLS since 2013, and has taken a 39 cases.   Read on to learn why Michael volunteers:   Why do you choose to volunteer with…