Mountain Area Volunteer Lawyer (MAVL) Program Fall 2015 Update

The MAVL Program had a busy summer. Thank you for your continued support and dedication to our clients! The MAVL Team has several staff changes and program updates to share.

Staff Changes
Our MAVL Attorney Administrator Ky Delaney has moved on from Pisgah Legal Services after four years in the program. PLS will miss Ky and her dedication to MAVL–we wish her the best in her new endeavors! PLS is currently hiring to fill Ky’s position. Information on the position and application process is located here:

MAVL Team Members
Meet the current MAVL Team: Jackie Kiger, Hayley Lampkin, and Kristianna Bartow

Managing Attorney Jackie Kiger has taken over the management aspects of the MAVL Program. MAVL Coordinator Hayley Lampkin refers cases regularly. She and PLS staff attorneys are available to assist you with any questions or needs. We are available to support attorneys through unfamiliar types of cases and to provide sample pleadings. MAVL Legal Screener Kristianna Bartow is coordinating the Hotline Program, Lifeline and various MAVL clinics. The team is gearing up for Pro Bono Week October 25-31, 2015 to celebrate the outstanding and amazing support from our MAVL attorneys. Please feel free to contact us at 828-210-3418 or by email at

We appreciate the Bar’s extra help and understanding in this transition period in MAVL administration and recruitment.

MAVL Website Page
Please check out our updated MAVL Program website page:

Online links to submit case closing and self-reporting forms are located on the bottom of the website page for easy access. Hard copies can be submitted by fax to 828-252-8927 or by email to