Free Legal Clinic of South Berkshire County, Inc.
284 Main St., Suite 7
Great Barrington, MA 01230
Phone: 413-854-1955
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Eve Schatz, Esq.
Founder & Executive Director


Eve Schatz, Esq.,
Founder & Executive Director. Eve Schatz was a two-term founding member on the Berkshire Commission on the Status of Women where she served on the Program and Legislative Committees. She is one of 24 attorneys providing direct legal services to BCJ clients in civil matters and has represented clients in District Court and Federal Court in Bankruptcy, Family law, those who are being sued for non-payment of credit card bills, helped clients appeal auto insurance surcharges after an accident, construct Wills, Power of Attorney and Medical Proxy documents. She continues to direct the BCJ.

Terence Cooney
Mr. Cooney is a retired attorney specializing in Elder Law from Washington, D.C. who uses his rich legal background when he conducts intakes and staffs the office on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 12 pm.

Marcia Soltes
She is an advisor on nonprofit growth potential.

Brian Donnelly
Retired attorney specializing in Insurance Law who served on our Board and continues to advise us.

Susan Solovay
Had a brilliant employment history in advertising and designs our fliers and brochures.

Scott Seibel
Supports our mission by using his IT experience to keep our computers and office equipment running smoothly.

90 volunteers have helped us in a myriad of ways from planning and staffing free legal clinics, events (including fundraising events) and  general operations of BCJ.

Board of Directors

Attorney Louis J. Oggiani (Legal Supervisor), Cecile Snow, David Ornstill, and Phyllis Weiss