This commission aims to connect campus communities to legal services, resources, and information to various underrepresented communities and provide informational sessions that apply to the legal field. With this they seek help from county services and community services in order to provide legal services to students and assists them in solving problems including but not limited to credit cards, landlord and security deposit issues, ticket citations, child support, small claims court, and other services. Along with legal services, the Commission will provide their interns and the UCI community with more opportunities on financial and tax workshops. As well as connecting them to mentors in the legal field to further develop their interest in the law.
– Pave the way for the establishment of legal resources and provide legal materials regarding topics that affect students
-Develop awareness and outreach events regarding legal issues and emphasize the importance of bringing accessible and affordable legal services to Anteaters campus wide
– Connect UCI Students to mentors in the Legal field
– Create a safe space for students to express their legal concerns
– Creating a website affiliated with the commission, to display legal resources and FAQ’s