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Rochelle Klempner: Presentations and Publications


Presentations | Publications

Selected Professional Presentations

High Touch, High Tech: Innovative Community-Based Justice Partnerships Using Technology, Self-Represented Litigation Network Conference, San Francisco, CA, February 2017

Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions, (panel presenter) Kings County Criminal Bar Association, Brooklyn, NY, February 2017

Creating an Artful and Meaningful Doc Assembly Experience: Platform Agnostic UX for Forms Projects, (co-presenter) Legal Services Corporation Technology Initiative Grants Conference, San Antonio, TX, January 2017

Meeting Client Needs with User-Friendly Online Tools, (panel presenter) Statewide Civil Legal Aid Technology Conference, New York Law School, New York, NY, June 2016

Wormhole to the Future, (panel presenter) Legal Services Corporation: Technology Initiative Grants Conference, San Antonio, TX, January 2016.

Collaborating with your Courts on E-filing, Document Assembly and Access for Low Income People, (panel co-presenter) Legal Services Corporation: Technology Initiative Grants Conference, San Antonio, TX, January 2016

Advice, Ghostwriting and Document Preparation in Limited Scope Services, (panel moderator) New York State Courts Access to Justice Program and New York State Bar Association Conference: Law a la Carte: Limited Scope Practicing for Low and Moderate Income Clients, New York, NY, October 2015

The New York State Court System’s Experience with A2J Author, (webinar presentation) A2J Author, LawHelp Interactive and Capstone Practicing Systems Supplemental Training on A2J Author, June 2015

Getting to 100%: “A2J Author” and Meeting the Goals of the LSC Tech Summit, (panel presenter) American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: Equal Justice Conference, Austin, TX, May 2015

Top Ten Tips for Forms Testing and Revision, (panel co-presenter) Self-Represented Litigant Network Conference, Austin TX, May 2015

Forms are Never Finished! Forms Sustainability, Maintenance & Evaluation, (panel presenter) Self-Represented Litigant Network Conference, Austin, TX, May 2015

Rules of Engagement: Ethical Considerations in Dealings with Unrepresented Litigants and Civility in the Courtroom, (panel presenter) New York City Bar Association Committee on Housing Court Continuing Legal Education program, New York, NY, April 2015

The Benefits of A2J Author, (guest lecturer) Hofstra University School of Law Using Technology to Improve the Delivery of Legal Services class, Hempstead, NY, February 2015

Managing Document Automation Content, (webinar panel presenter) Pro Bono Net and Capstone Practice Systems Law Help Interactive National Webinar, November 2014

Evaluations and Outcomes Through Online Forms, (webinar co-presenter) Pro Bono Net Law Help Interactive Monthly call, September 2014

Challenges & Strategies of Maintaining Multi-Lingual Forms & Resources, (panel presenter) American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: Equal Justice Conference, Portland, OR, May 2014

Technology Tools to Enhance Legal Services for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Communities: Website, Videos and More, (webinar presenter) Legal Services National Technology Assistance Project (LSNTAP) Community Training Series, May 2014

Unbundled Legal Services, (panel presenter) Fordham University School of Law Urban Law Center and Feerick Center for Social Justice: Until Civil Gideon: Expanding Access to Justice Conference, New York, NY, November 2013

Housing Court and the Use of Technology, (panel presenter) The Association of Housing Court Judges, The Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy at New York University and the New York City Bar Association Conference: New York City’s Housing Court at 40: Controversies, Challenges, and Prospects for its Future, New York, NY, March 2013

An introduction to On-line Document Assembly in New York(webinar presenter), Pro Bono Net and the NYS Tech Group, November 2012

Technology Enabled Self-Represented Litigant Solutions: Document Assembly in the NYS Courts, (webinar presenter) Court Information Technology Officers Consortium (CITOC), November 2012

How Courts Have Used Technology to Help Pro Se Litigants Address Their Legal Needs, (panel presenter) American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: Equal Justice Conference, Phoenix, AZ, May 2010

Technology Enabled Self-Help Centers, (panel presenter) National Center for State Courts: Court Technology Conference, Denver, CO, September 2009

Unbundling: Volunteer Lawyer for the Day Program, (panel presenter) Self-Represented Litigation Network Conference, Minnesota, MN, 2008

Court Services for Pro Se Litigants: Incubating and Sustaining Collaborative Delivery Methods, (panel presenter) American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: Equal Justice Conference, Minneapolis, MN, May 2008

The Court Role in Supporting Discrete Task Representation, (presenter) Self-Represented Litigation Network Court Solutions Conference, Baltimore, MD, September 2008

Improving Access to Justice Through Limited Scope Representation: New Opportunities for Serving More Clients and Recruiting More Volunteers, American Bar Association Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association: Equal Justice Conference, Denver, CO, March 2007

Use of Technology and Related  Tools in Improving How Technology Can Enhance Tribunal Efficiency and Effectiveness, City of New York Administrative Judicial Institute: Access to Justice Summit for Chief Administrative Law Judges of NYC Tribunals, New York, NY, September 2007

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Selected Publications

Creating a User-Friendly Court Structure and Environment, National Association of Court Management, 2016 (contributing author)

Best Practices for Court Help Centers: A Guide for Court Administrators and Help Center Staff Inside and Outside New York State, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, April 2015 (author)

The Case for Court-Based Document Assembly Programs: A review of the New York State Court System’s "DIY" Forms, Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 4, May 2014 (author)

New York City Tenants: Questions & Answer about Housing Court, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, April 2014 (co-author with E. Belzaguy)

Document Assembly Programs Best Practices Guide for Court System Development and Implementation Using A2J Author, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, Updated June 2013 (author)

New York City Landlords & Owners: Questions & Answers About Housing Court, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, Updated July 2012 (co-author with E. Belzaguy)

Tenant Questions & Answers: Holdover Eviction Cases in New York State, New York City Civil Court, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, March 2012 (co-author with E. Belzaguy)

Tenant Questions & Answers: Nonpayment Eviction Cases in New York State, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, November 2011 (co-author with E. Belzaguy)

A Visit to the Civil Court, A Civil Court of the City of New York Coloring and Activity Book, New York State Courts Access to Justice Program, Updated 2010 (author and illustrator)

Volunteer Lawyer for the Day Project Report: A Test of Unbundled Legal Services in the New York City Housing Court, The Civil Court of the City of New York, The Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Justice Initiatives and the New York City Bar Association, February 2008 (co-author with M. Brandes)

Unbundled Legal Services in Litigated Matters in New York State: A Proposal to Test the Efficacy Through Law School Clinics, 30 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 653, 2005-2006 (author)

Unbundled Legal Services: Untying the Bundle in New York State, 29 Fordham Urb. L. J. 1107, 2001 (co-author with F. Fisher-Brandveen)

Service of Process under Section 735 of the Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law, New York State Bar Journal, April 1988 (co-author with P. Wendt)

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