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 Services
Legal Aid Center Of Southern Nevada
725 E. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Counties Served: Clark
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Child Abuse/Neglect (representing children), Civil/Consumer, Fraud, Uncontested Guardianship, Nonprofit Organizations, Predatory Lending, Real Estate, FraudJuvenile, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Custody, CED Adoption, AIDS/HIV
Volunteer Attorneys For Rural Nevadans (VARN)
904 N. Nevada Street, Suite B
Carson City, NV 89703
Counties Served: Carson City, Churchill, Douglas, Lyon, Storey
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Wills, Guardianships, Name Change, Probate, Sealing Records, Self-Help Divorce Clinics, Real Estate, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Adoption
Washoe Legal Services
650 Tahoe Street
Reno, NV 89509-1725
Counties Served: Washoe
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Wills, Americans with Disabilities Act issues, Child Advocacy, Terminating Parental Rights, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody