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    The content of this Website is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for the advice of an attorney.

     

    Legal Aid of Northwest Texas

    Free civil legal assistance to low income residents of 114 Texas counties. Eligibility guidelines can be found on Legal Aid of Northwest Texas' website. The Fort Worth office offers clinics on a variety of legal topics including general civil matters, wills, employment matters and bankruptcy. Call 1-800-955-3959 to find out more about Legal Aid, schedule an intake appointment or reserve a spot at an upcoming clinic.

    Lone Star Legal Aid

    Lone Star Legal Aid’s mission is to protect and advance the civil legal rights of the millions of Texans living in poverty in its 76 county service area by providing free advocacy, legal representation, and community education that ensures equal access to justice.

    TexasLawHelp.org

    Provides free legal information & court forms for simple civil legal problems.

    TexasCourtHelp.org

    Provides assistance with legal research and/or locating an attorney.

    Texas State Bar

    The State Bar, the Texas Young Lawyers Association, and the bar’s Law-Related Education Department publish dozens of handbooks and pamphlets in both English and Spanish on topics such as the legal system, health issues, family law, and veterans rights.

    Tarrant County Bar Association Lawyer Referral and Information Service

    Call 817-336-4101, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday to schedule a 30-minute consultation with an attorney for a $20 fee.

    Tarrant County Bar Association LegalLine

    Call 817-335-1239 the second and fourth Thursday of every month, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Volunteer attorneys answer questions for free over the phone.

    Dallas County Bar Association LegalLine

    Call 214-220-7476 the second and third Wednesday of every month, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Volunteer attorneys answer questions for free over the phone. Spanish-speaking attorneys are available.

    Texas A&M University School of Law – Law Clinic

    9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday. Call 817-212-4123 for intake, appointments and referrals. Free legal assistance for low income individuals. Services are performed by law students working under the supervision of attorneys.

    Legal Helplines for Texans

    Call 800-622-2520, Option 3 for free legal advice, self-help publications and referrals for Texans over age 60 or who receive Medicare.

    Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans, Tarrant County Chapter

    Clinic offers free legal advice for U.S. veterans and spouses of deceased veterans on the third Friday of every month, by appointment only. Call 817-546-4460 to make an appointment.

    SafeHaven of Tarrant County

    Offers emergency shelter, legal services, counseling and more to domestic violence victims. Call 877-701-7233 for assistance.

    State Law Library

    The State Law Library serves the legal research needs of the Texas Supreme Court, the Court of Criminal Appeals, the Office of the Attorney General, other state agencies and commissions, and the citizens of the state. 

    Tarrant County Law Library

    The Dell Dehay Law Library of Tarrant County serves the legal research needs of the Tarrant County legal community and the general public.

    2-1-1 Tarrant County

    Getting free information about support services for older adults, housing, transportation and other topics is as easy as dialing 2-1-1. That's the toll-free telephone number that connects people with community organizations and government agencies across Texas.

    Tarrant Cares

    An online information service for individuals, families, caregivers and agencies. This one resource will provide you with countless solutions for issues your family may be facing.

    TARRANT COUNTY, TEXAS



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