The Culture of Collection: The New Court Payment System and How to Help Your Clients

Scale of justiceThe Philadelphia Courts have recently stepped up collection efforts for individuals owing costs, fines, supervision fees, restitution, and bail to the criminal courts.

1 in 5 of the city’s residents are affected.

Individuals not current with their costs risk loss of public benefits, wage garnishment, sheriff’s sale – and more.

Join Community Legal Services attorneys for an explanation of the new system and how to help your clients.

Tuesday, May 17th, 3:00-5:00pm
Philadelphia Bar Association
1101 Market St, 11th Floor
To RSVP, please contact
Patty McGlone at 215-227-2408, or


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