ND Law clinics help South Bend man discover more than $10,000

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Danny Domingo ’14, ’15 M.S.A., ’19 J.D. started working at the Notre Dame Tax Clinic at the beginning of the fall 2018 semester and assisted his client, Vincent, with accessing more than $10,000 of his own money he thought had been seized. The Notre Dame law clinics help the South Bend community by representing local residents who often cannot afford legal counsel. Read more here.

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Notre Dame is a major contributor to the economic vitality of the city of South Bend, St. Joseph County and the state of Indiana. As a national — and, increasingly global — institution, Notre Dame also has a growing influence on the world beyond South Bend.

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