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Norah Rogers

Nelson Mullins
Pro Bono Coordinator
Columbia, SC
Norah Rogers is a pro bono administrator for all of the Firm's offices._x000D_
Areas of Law_x000D_
• Examples of working knowledge: _x000D_
o State, probate and family court law_x000D_
o Guardianship/Conservatorship_x000D_
o Guardian ad Litem law_x000D_
o Public Benefits_x000D_
o Estate Planning_x000D_
o Disaster Relief_x000D_
o Real Estate and secured transactions_x000D_
o Foreclosure and claim delivery_x000D_
o Landlord/Tenant_x000D_
o Criminal Domestic Violence_x000D_
Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter. _x000D_
• Established and/or helped to coordinate numerous legal projects in several states as follows: _x000D_
o Wills for Heroes in many states_x000D_
o Lawyers 4 Vets_x000D_
o HELP Clinic, SC_x000D_
o Georgia Guardianship Project with Atlanta Legal Aid_x000D_
o SC State-wide Guardianship Project_x000D_
o Tennessee Guardianship Project with Legal Aid of TN_x000D_
o Columbia Homeless Court_x000D_
o Wills for Holocaust Survivors, FL_x000D_
o SSI Kids, GA_x000D_
o Wills for Habitat, NC_x000D_
o Youth Human Trafficking Guardian Ad Litem Project _x000D_
• Coordination and placement of pro bono legal work firm-wide_x000D_
• Development of training seminars for pro bono projects_x000D_
The bar rules of some states require that the standards for an attorney’s inclusion in certain public accolades or recognitions be provided. When such accolades or recognitions are listed, a hyperlink is provided that leads to a description of the respective selection methodology. _x000D_
• Recipient, National Legal Aid and Defender Association, Mary Ellen Hamilton Award (1998)_x000D_
• Recipient, TWIN Humanitarian Award from YWCA (2002)_x000D_
• Life-Time Pro Bono Award (2004)_x000D_
• Speaker at ABA, GA and SC Bar, and Pro Bono Institute conferences on pro bono issues_x000D_
• Palmetto Center for Women Volunteer Award (2016)_x000D_
• SC AARP Advocate of the Year Award (2017)_x000D_
Professional Activities_x000D_
• Board Member, Midlands Area Consortium on Homelessness_x000D_
• Advisory Board Member, Healthy Learners_x000D_
• Advisory Board Member, HomeWorks of America_x000D_
• Firm-wide Pro Bono Administrator (1994-2004, 2007-present)_x000D_
• Firm-wide Paralegal Trainer and Project Assistant Coordinator (1990-1993)