CLE Webinars

As a response to current events with Covid-19, ELAP is now conducting CLE’s via webinars. Please see below for the recordings of these webinars, along with transcripts and further resources. If you are interested in a particular topic for our CLE’s, please email Chris Lovings – ELAP’s Community Engagement Manager – at chris@elap.org.

Topics Covered
Estate Planning | Family Law | Tenant Rights

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Estate Planning

Wills Clinic Explainer Video

Recorded 10.15.2020

Please note: The forms and information shared has changed since this recording. Please be sure to speak with a supervisor to get clarity when assisting a client.

Speaker:
Matthew LoftinEstate Planning Attorney and ELAP Board Member

Forms:
Client Information Sheet
Health Care Directive
Financial – Durable Power of Attorney
Medical – Durable Power of Attorney
Community Property Status and Disposition Agreement
Last Will and Testament
Expert Contact Info + Notarization Info

For questions around the virtual Wills Clinic, please contact Kimberly Morrill – ELAP’s Pro Bono Director at kimberly@elap.org.

Wills Clinic Training

Recorded 9.10.2019

Please note: The forms and information shared has changed since this recording. Please be sure to speak with a supervisor to get clarity when assisting a client.

Speakers:
Matthew Loftin – Attorney-at-law


Family Law

COVID Updates: Zoom Trials and remote court procedures for Family Law

Recorded 11.19.2020

Speaker:
Lindsey Goheen – Attorney at Northwest Justice Project

Moderator: Kimberly MorrillELAP’s Pro Bono Director

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Resources: Zoom Trial Tips Presentation

Collection of Handouts and Links

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | King County Bar Association | Northwest Justice Project

Trauma Informed Legal Advocacy

Recorded 10.28.2020

Speaker:
Arpan Aulakh – Attorney and Legal Advocate at API Chaya

Moderator: Kimberly MorrillELAP’s Pro Bono Director

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Resources: Trauma Informed Legal Advocacy Presentation

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | King County Bar Association

Parenting Plans, DV, and COVID

Recorded 10.27.2020

Speaker:
Kristina Larry – Attorney and Certified Mediator with Sassy Litigations, LLC

Moderator: Kimberly MorrillELAP’s Pro Bono Director

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Resources: Protective Parenting Plans Presentation

AAML AFCC Covid-19 Guidelines

Sample Language for Parenting Plans

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | King County Bar Association

Springboard to Client Centered Rep and DV 101 with ELAP

Recorded 10.21.2020

Speaker:
Ailise DelaneyELAP’s Domestic Violence Attorney
Timothy RichardsELAP’s Domestic Violence Attorney

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Resources: Powerpoint Presentation

What Protection Order (PO) should I file?

Updated instructions for Ex Parte fee waiver

Template – Proposed Order Re-Alternate Service

LGBTQ Power and Control Wheel

Lethality Assessment

Legal Voice DVPO Case Law Chart

Order Re Fee Waiver

QLSP – Filing Fee Waiver

Firearm Identification Worksheet

DVPO Tip Sheet

DV Screening Tip Sheet

Danger Assessment

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | King County Bar Association

Family Law 101 with ELAP

Recorded 7.23.2020

Speaker:
Julie S. ParkPrivate Family Law Attorney and ELAP Volunteer Attorney

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Resources: Powerpoint Presentation

WA Court Forms

Divorce Roadmap

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | King County Bar Association


Tenant Rights

CLE – Eviction Moratorium Updates During COVID-19

Recorded 12.3.2020

Speakers:
Katharine NydenELAP’s Housing Stability Project Staff Attorney
Shane WoernerELAP’s Kirkland Housing Stability Project Staff Attorney

Moderator: Kimberly MorrillELAP’s Pro Bono Director

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Resources: Powerpoint Presentation

Governor Inslee’s Proclamation

Eviction Resolution Program (ERP) Pilot Info

ERP Court User Guide

ERP Emergency Order

CDC Temp Halt in Residential Evictions

CDC Declaration Form

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | Housing Justice Project | Solid Ground | Tenant Law Center

Tenant Rights CLE with ELAP

Recorded 5.14.2020

Speaker:
Shane Woerner – ELAP’s Kirkland Housing Attorneyshane@elap.org

Resources: Powerpoint Presentation

Seattle’s Council Bill CB 119762 Section 2A – This Council Bill has information about reasonable payment plans.

Residential Landlord/Tenant Act – Shane mentions this law that explains the basic Landlord/Tenant relationship. Washington Law Help has a good summary of the law along with more information about its application.

WA Attorney General’s Office – The WA Attorney General’s office is enforcing the moratorium. Tenants and advocates can fill out a form on their website (linked above), email them at civilrights@atg.wa.gov, or contact them via phone at (833) 660-4877 and leave a general message by selecting Option 1. 

Undocumented Community Assistance:
Undocumented Relief Fund – Fund set aside for the undocumented community to assist during Covid-19.
Eastside for All Undocumented Support Page – A collection of resources for the undocumented community.

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | Housing Justice Project | Solid Ground | Tenant Law Center

Tenant Rights During Covid-19: A CLE

Recorded 3.26.2020

Please note: The recording missed the first ten minutes of this presentation, but the Powerpoint presentation contains the info missed in the recording.

Speakers:
Maureen Roat – Property Owner and Tenant Assistance Supervisor for the City of Seattle
Edmund Witter – Senior Managing Attorney for Housing Justice Project

Resources: Powerpoint Presentation

WA Emergency Housing Protections – This document llists the Housing Protections for cities throughout King County.

WA Attorney General’s Office – The WA Attorney General’s office is enforcing the moratorium. Tenants and advocates can fill out a form on their website (linked above), email them at civilrights@atg.wa.gov, or contact them via phone at (833) 660-4877 and leave a general message by selecting Option 1. 

Undocumented Community Assistance:
Undocumented Relief Fund – Fund set aside for the undocumented community to assist during Covid-19.
Eastside for All Undocumented Support – A collection of resources for the undocumented community.

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | Housing Justice Project | Solid Ground | Tenant Law Center