veterans advocacy projectOn Tuesday, July 22, 2014, the Urban Justice Center’s Veteran Advocacy Project (VAP) will be holding a free Discharge Upgrade CLE at the New York University School of Law from 9:30AM to 4:30PM.

Instructors will include MLTF members David Addlestone (Co-Director NVLSP 1989-2003, in-person), Kathleen Gilberd (Co-Chair, NLG Military Law Task Force, via Skype), and Becca von Behren (Swords to Plowshares, via Skype), as well as Liam McGivern (Legal Services of Greater Miami, via Skype) and Captain John Reeser, USN (President, Naval Discharge Review Board, in-person).

Priority seating will go to New York City attorneys who pledge to take a pro bono discharge upgrade case through the VAP Discharge Upgrade Clinic. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. The CLE will be taped and placed on the Internet at a later date. Please RSVP/register via email to