BKBH OFFICE: Two staff of BKBH while working in his office located at AR Fachrudin Mosque UMM 1st Floor
The difficulty of hiring lawyer and pay the cost of litigation for poor people made Consultation and Legal Assistance Agency that established by Faculty of Law (FH) University of MUhammadiyah Malang (UMM) committed to open legal access for them. This agency provides legal assistance, not only for UMM community, but for all society.
Placed at 1st floor AR Fakhrudin Mosque UMM, people who have poverty letter/surat keterangan tidak mampu (SKTM) and other requirement will be helped legal assistance for free. “There is no fee that paid for lawyer, UMM funded all BKBH activities,” said Abdullah SH MH, one of BKBH staff.
Agency that established since 1997 not only served client from Malang but also several cities in East Java. “So far, the client not only from Malang, but until Jombang, Kediri and others city,” said Abdullah. Not only serve for the poor only, BKBH also allowed for other people who are be able financially to use this law agency.
Not only for society, for university, BKBH also has important role, such as for the licensing of land, or administrative problem. This agency is also to be internship practice for student, lecturer, or the alumni of FH in conduct of social service in the field of law. (dar/zul/han/t_zuh)