News & Events

Access to Justice News


Annual Report

Our 2015 Annual Report is available here.

Our 2016 Year in Review piece is available here.

Our 2016 Annual Report is available here.

Monthly Newsletters:  “What’s New(s) in Access to Justice”

The Commission publishes a quarterly electronic newsletter to advise of access to justice issues and initiatives, upcoming access to justice events, spotlight our provider community and discuss our mission and purpose. To join our mailing list and read past issues of the newsletter, click here. To read the current newsletter, click on the link below:

March 2017 Newsletter


Upcoming Events

January 12, 2017: The Commission will address the Circuit Court Clerks Conference at the Jackson Marriott Hotel.  Find the agenda for the event here.

January 24, 2017: The Commission will address the Jackson Legal Professional Association at the Capital Club in Jackson.

January 31, 2017: The Commission will join the Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar and the Delta Area Young Lawyers Association in sponsoring a “Lawyers in the Library” Legal Advice Clinic at Robinson-Carpenter Library in Cleveland from 3:00-6:00 pm.  Individuals seeking assistance should contact Simon Bailey at sbailey@babc.com or 601-592-9941.

February 8, 2017: The Commission will address the Chancery Court Clerks Conference at the Jackson Marriott Hotel. Learn more about the conference by clicking here.

March 7, 2017: The Commission will hold its first quarter meeting of 2017 at The Mississippi Bar Center in Jackson at 12:00 pm.

April 5, 2017: The Commission will present at the Mississippi Justice Court Judges Spring Conference in Choctaw, Mississippi at the Silver Star Convention Center from 1:30 to 2:20 pm.  Find the agenda for the event here.

April 7, 2017: The Commission will join the Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar in sponsoring an immigration CLE, titled “Kids Seeking Safety: An Intro to Children’s Immigration Issues” at the Supreme Court Building in Jackson.  The CLE will offer 6 hours of credit, including 1 ethics hour.  Details about the event, including registration information, can be found here.

June 14, 2017: The Commission will present at the Mississippi Municipal Court Judges Seminar at the IP Resort in Biloxi from 1:30 to 2:20 pm.

Please check the webpages of the legal services providers to find out about additional access to justice events.