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National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP)

Legal Assistance - Veterans with Disabilities

PO Box 65762, Washington, DC, 20035-5762

Distance: 963 Miles

(202) 265-8305

Website

http://www.nvlsp.org/what-we-do/lawyers-serving-warriors

Service Details

Description

Legal aid program that offers legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals, typically in the areas of disability law, elder law and family law


Free or low cost legal services help people who are unable to afford a lawyer get access to the court system.


Additional Information

The Volunteer Lawyer Network and Lawyers Serving Warriors® program provides free legal representation to veterans and active duty personnel through a national network of major law firms and corporate legal departments.


Assistance may be available for the following topics:
* Discharge upgrades for veterans from all eras
* Combat Related Special Compensation applications
* Applications to Boards for Correction of Military Records for veterans who were wrongfully discharged for personality disorder or adjustment disorder
* Applications to Boards for Correction of Military Records for veterans who wish to obtain disability retirement
* VA denials of service-connection for PTSD due to military sexual trauma
* Applications for an increase in the military disability rating to attain a permanent disability retirement
* Representation to service members being processed through the Integrated Disability Evaluation System


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Veteran 

Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (202) 265-8305

Last Update

3/21/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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