Free Legal Clinics and Additional Resources
If you are not sure if you need a lawyer or if you cannot afford one, you may want to attend the free legal clinics held twice a week in Austin. The legal clinic sponsored by Rio Grande Legal Aide and Volunteer Legal Services. It is staffed with lawyer volunteers who can provide advice or offer their services if you qualify for Legal Aid. Legal Clinic Handout
Texas Law Help
Texas Law Help is an expansive online resource for free and low-cost civil legal assistance for those who cannot afford legal help. Get more information here: Texas Law Help
Answers to Common Questions
The Austin Chronicle publishes a column called “The Common Law” written by a local attorney. There are a number of columns that provide good general information on a great many topics. This is the link to the archived columns. The information in the legal columns are informational only. Please consult with an attorney.
Need a lawyer in a different part of the country? Find the lawyer referral program in that geographic area through the ABA national directory, here: American Bar Association National Directory
Call the Austin Lawyer Referral Service at (512) 456-9767 or toll free at (866) 337-8102.