Welcome to the Law Library Association of Saint Louis

Welcome to the Law Library Association of Saint Louis

 

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Join Us for Upcoming CLE Series - Programs Announced Through October

The Law Library Association continues its monthly continuing legal education (CLE) programs throughout 2019. 

Library Director and BAMSL staff with food donations

Food Drive with St. Louis Attorneys Against Hunger a Big Success

The Law Library Association again partnered with the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and its St. Louis Attorneys Against Hunger initiative on a summer food drive.

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Legally Reading: Join Us for Year Two-Books Announced

The Law Library Association is pleased to announce the second year of its collaboration with Saint Louis Public Library on a book discussion group focused on works of legal fiction and non-fiction.

Library Director Gail Wechsler at Read Across America

Library Director participates in Read Across America

On Friday March 1, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis organized a group of attorney volunteers to read to children at various St. Louis Public Schools. Our Library Director participated at Mullanphy School in the Shaw neighborhood.

CLEs

Terry Lawson, Esq.

$1.5 Trillion: What Lawyers Need to Know About Student Loan Law

Whether or not you realize it, some of your clients are being crushed by student loans. Total student loan debt exceeds $1.5 trillion, exceeding both auto or revolving credit debt. Student loan borrowers have crisis levels of debt. About 1 in 3 student loan borrowers are in default or nearly there. Loan servicer’s and debt collector’s errors (intentional or not) vex borrowers and result in bad outcomes. Lawyers can and should play a bigger part in this crisis. Come learn the basics of student loan law, and become part of the solution.