Legal Service Programs in the U.S.

The following organizations provide free legal assistance to eligible clients or state support to legal services programs. Most of the organizations are grantees of the Legal Services Corporation and subject to restrictions on the kinds of cases they may bring and clients they may represent.

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Alabama Legal Help  

Legal Services Alabama


Alaska Legal Services Corporation



Arkansas Legal Services


Arizona Center for Disability Law

Arizona Justice Institute

DNA-People's Legal Services  

Law For Kids

Southern Arizona Legal Aid


Bay Area Legal Aid 

Bet Tzedek Legal Services (L.A.)

California Center for Law and the Deaf

California Indian Legal Services  

California Rural Legal Assistance 

California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation  

California Women's Law Center

Central California Legal Services

East Bay Community Law Center

Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc

Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law (L.A.)

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles 

Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County  

Legal Aid of Marin

Legal Aid Society of Orange County, California

Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association

Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Legal Aid of San Mateo County

Legal Aid Society of Santa Clara County

Legal Aid Society of San Francisco Employment Law Center

Legal Services of Northern California 

Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Protection and Advocacy, Inc.

Public Interest Clearinghouse

Senior Legal Hotline


Colorado Legal Services (Colorado Legal Services)

Disablility Law Colorado (Elder and Disability Law)


Connecticut Legal Services  

Greater Hartford Legal Assistance  

Legal Assistance Resource Center of Connecticut  

New Haven Legal Assistance  

Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut


Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.  

Deleware Legal Link 

District of Columbia

The Children's Law Center 

DC Employment Justice Center  

Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia  

Legal Counsel for the Elderly

Whitman - Walker Clinic Legal Department (HIV related legal issues)


Bay Area Legal Services (Tampa) 

Central Florida Legal Services  

Florida Legal Services, Inc.

Gulf Coast Legal Services 

Jacksonville Area Legal Aid  

Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County

Legal Services of Greater Miami

Legal Services of North Florida  

Three Rivers Legal Services


Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.

Georgia Advocacy Office

Georgia Legal Services Program  


Legal Aid Society of Hawai'i  


Idaho Legal Aid  


Cabrini Green Legal Aid Clinic

CARPLS (Cook County)

Illinois Legal Aid  

Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago  

Prairie State Legal Services


Indianapolis Legal Aid Society

Indiana Justice Center

Legal Aid Corporation of Tippecanoe County


Iowa Legal Aid


Kansas Legal Services  


Appalachian Citizens Law Center

Kentucky Legal Aid

Legal Aid Network of Kentucky

Louisville Legal Aid Society


Acadiana Legal Services

Advocacy Center (Elderly and Disabled)

AidsLaw of Louisiana 

Legal Services of North Louisiana


Disability Rights Center of Maine

Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project

KIDS Legal Aid of Maine

Legal Services for the Elderly

Maine Equal Justice Project

Pine Tree Legal Assistance


Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.

Maryland Legal Services Corporation

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service


Center for Public Representation

Children's Law Center of Massachusetts

Committee for Public Counsel Services

Community Legal Services and Counseling Center

Disability Law Center

Greater Boston Legal Services

Legal Advocacy and Resource Center

Massachusetts Advocates for Children

Massachusetts Correctional Legal Services  

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute

Massachusetts Legal Help

Massachusetts Legal Services

Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee

Neighborhood Legal Services (Lynn and Lawrence)

New Center for Legal Advocacy (Bristol and Plymouth County)

South Middlesex Legal Services


Farmworker Legal Services of Michigan  

Legal Services of Eastern Michigan

Legal Services of Northern Michigan

Michigan Indian Legal Services  

Michigan Legal Assistance Network (for clients)

Michigan Poverty Law Program (for advocates)


Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota

Mid-Minnesota Legal Services

Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services


Mississippi Legal Services  


Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc.

Legal Aid of Western Missouri  

Missouri Legal Aid Offices


Montana Legal Services  


Legal Aid of Nebraska 

Nebraska Equal Justice Clearinghouse


Clark County Legal Services  

Nevada Disability Advocacy and Law Center

Nevada Legal Services  

Washoe County Senior Law Project

Washoe Legal Services  

New Hampshire

Legal Advice and Referral Center 

New Hampshire Legal Assistance  

New Jersey

Camden Center for Law and Social Justice

Education Law Center  

Legal Services of New Jersey


New Mexico

DNA-People's Legal Services  

New York

Advocates for Children

Empire Justice Center

Farmworker Legal Services of NewYork  

HIV Law Project

Legal Aid Society of New York 

Legal Assistance of Western New York  

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

Legal Services for New York City

Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled or Disadvantaged (Western NY)

Nassau / Suffolk Law Services

Neighborhood Legal Services (Buffalo)

New York Legal Assistance Group

Public Utility Law Project  

Queens Legal Services

Rural Law Center of New York

South Brooklyn Legal Services  

Western New York Law Center

North Carolina

Legal Aid of North Carolina

Legal Services of Southern Piedmont

North Carolina Justice and Community Development Center

North Central Legal Assistance Program  

North Dakota

Dakota Plains Legal Services

Legal Assistance of North Dakota  

Legal Services of North Dakota  


Ohio Legal Services (Statewide resource finder)  

Legal Aid Society of Cleveland 

Legal Aid Society of Columbus  

Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati 

Pro Seniors

Community Legal Aid (Central Northeast Ohio)


Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma

Oklahoma Indian Legal Services


Legal Aid Services of Oregon

Lane County Legal Services Programs (Eugene)

Marion-Polk Legal Aid Service


Center for Disability Law and Policy

Community Legal Services of Philadelphia  

Homeless Advocacy Project (Philadelphia)

Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania

MidPenn Legal Services

Neighborhood Legal Services Association (Pittsburgh)

NorthPenn Legal Services

Northwestern Legal Services

Pennsylvania Legal Services

Pennsylvania Health Law Project

Philadelphia Legal Assistance

Puerto Rico

Servicios Legales  

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Legal Services


South Carolina

South Carolina Law Help  

South Carolina Legal Services

South Dakota

Dakota Plains Legal Services


Legal Aid of East Tennessee

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands

Memphis Legal Aid Society

Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services

West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.


Advocacy Incorporated

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas

Legal Hotline for Older Texans

Lone Star Legal Aid  

Texas Legal Services Center (State Support) 

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid  

Women's Advocacy Project  


Disability Law Center  

Utah Pro Bono Volunteer Resource Guide

Utah Legal Services


Legal Services Law Line of Vermont  

Vermont Law Help

Vermont Legal Aid  


Blue Ridge Legal Services  

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society

Legal Aid Justice Center 

Legal Services of Northern Virginia

Potomac Legal Aid Society

Rappahannock Legal Services

Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society

Virginia Legal Aid Society  

Virginia Poverty Law Center


Columbia Legal Services

Equal Justice Coalition

Legal Foundation of Washington

Northwest Justice Project

West Virginia

Legal Aid of West Virginia

Legal Help for West Virginians

West Virginia Senior Legal Aid  


Legal Action of Wisconsin

Senior Law

Wisconsin Equal Justice Coalition

Wisconsin Judicare

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