Steve Richmond Named to MetroWest Legal Services Board
Beveridge & Diamond Principal Stephen Richmond has been named to the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts legal services organization MetroWest Legal Services (MWLS). In this role, he will support MWLS in its mission to provide free legal assistance to thousands of low-income families in its service area west of Boston.
MWLS provides legal advocacy to protect and advance the rights of poor, elderly, disabled and other disenfranchised people in 36 towns throughout the MetroWest area of Massachusetts. With over twenty staff, MWLS handles elder law, government benefits, eviction defense, housing and foreclosure cases, special education, children’s access to healthcare, and family law matters, particularly those affecting domestic violence victims.
“I appreciate being asked to serve on the MWLS Board and I am proud to assist with its critical mission. I look forward to helping MWLS continue to grow its ability to provide assistance to low-income families who need the services MWLS provides to obtain access to justice and legal resources,” said Mr. Richmond.
For more information, please visit www.mwlegal.org.