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Neff Appointed to Virginia Board of Veterans Services

On August 7, 2015, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the appointment of Professor Laurie Forbes Neff to serve on Virginia’s Board of Veterans Services. The Board of Veterans Services is responsible for monitoring the welfare of Virginia’s veterans and setting policies to enhance veteran services across the Commonwealth.

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Neff is the Director and Managing Attorney of the Mason Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic (M-VETS). The mission of M-VETS is to provide active-duty members of the armed forces, their families, and veterans with free representation in matters of clear injustice or in which they could not retain counsel without undue hardship, while also providing law students with hands-on experience working with real clients and an opportunity to learn about, interact, and give back to the military community.