What Is Legal Aid And Pro Bono Services?
Legal aid and Pro Bono services help low-income people by offering legal advice and services for those who are unable to afford them. As legal fees rise, fewer people are able to afford legal services such as eviction, divorce, bankruptcy, and employment matters. Each legal aid provider listed below offers a limited menu of services, so it is advised that you contact them before applying for assistance.
How To Qualify For Legal Aid?
To receive legal aid you must first establish that you have a legitimate legal trouble for which legal aid can assist you with and that your income is low enough to qualify for such assistance.
What Are Legal Lenders?
For those who cannot qualify for legal aid, but still require immediate help, there are legal lenders that offer a variety of ways of borrowing money in emergency situations.
Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs
Legal Aid Of Nebraska
500 S. 18th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Nebraska Legal Services Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Lawyer Program
PO Box 1078
Grand Island, NE 68802
56 in Central and Western NE
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Real Estate, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption
Nebraska State Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
PO Box 81809
Lincoln, NE 68501-1809
Counties Served: Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption