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Volunteer Attorney Program

Legal Assistance

314 W Superior St, Ste 1000, Duluth, MN, 55802-1823

Distance: 1011 Miles

(218) 723-4005

Website

https://www.volunteerattorney.org/need-help

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 Ask an Attorney Program allows people to meet with a volunteer attorney to discuss legal matters for 15 minutes.


If eligible, the Ask an Attorney Program staff will refer clients to the Volunteer Attorney Program for further legal assistance.


Volunteer attorneys provide assistance for civil matters including:
* Bankruptcy
* Consumer credit
* Criminal record expungement
* Employment
* Family law
* Government benefits
* Housing
* Landlord-tenant
* Real property
* Wills and estate planning cases


They do not assist with criminal matters.


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Income eligible


Application Instructions

Call (218) 723-4005 or toll free at (888) 529-2431 to sign up between 9:00am - 12:00pm, Monday - Friday.


Area Served

Aitkin, Carlton, Cass, Cook, Crow Wing, Itasca, Kanabec, Koochiching, Lake, Pine and St. Louis counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 723-4005

Last Update

1/24/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

Other Services or resources

This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.

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