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Resources for ClientsBelow are resources designed to inform people seeking legal information and assist them in locating a legal aid provider that can help them resolve their legal problem.

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Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced a proposed settlement with Aequitas Capital Management, a defunct investment firm, that provides $6.7 million in debt relief for 1,200 Pennsylvanians who attended for-profit colleges.

Aequitas holds student loan accounts related to the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges, a large for-profit chain of 30 schools that filed for bankruptcy in 2015.  In Pennsylvania, Corinthian operated the Everest Institutes in Bensalem, Bucks County and Pittsburgh and WyoTech, later bought by an unrelated entity, in Blairsville, Indiana County.

Client Organizations & Events

Summer/Fall 2016 Issue of Client Update

The Summer/Fall 2016 issue of Client Update is available from the National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA).

The Client Update, produced jointly by the NLADA Client Section and the National Association of Client Advocates, highlights the work of clients in advancing justice and offers relevant news for clients and client advocates.

View the Summer/Fall 2016 Issue.

Client Council of Pennsylvania (CCOP):

The Clients Council of Pennsylvania periodically holds meeting at varous locations in Pennsylvania to address issues of interest to the client population.