Provides legal services, education, and advice to needy families and persons, charity groups and small non-profit organizations regarding family law, matrimonial, protection from abuse orders, bankruptcy, landlord-tenant issues, elder law, SSI/SSDI benefits, debtor-creditor issues, and victims of unfair or illegal lending practices.
Please recognize that your attorney is a volunteer providing a valuable service free of charge. Because of this there may be several people already in front of you waiting for assistance. Legal aid organizations only handle civil legal matters. People looking for criminal defense should seek the help of the local Public Defenders office.
Legal Services For The Elderly - Legal Access Project - 9 Green St. 4333 Augusta, ME 04331-2723 Contact: (207)-621`0087
ABA/FEMA Disaster Legal Assistance Program - ABA Young Lawyers Division - 3 Canal Plaza Portland, ME 04112 Contact: (207) 774`2500
Pine Tree Legal Assistance - 88 Federal Street P.O Box 547 Portland, ME 04112-0547 Contact: (207) 774-8211 Fax: (207)-828`2300
Maine Volunteer Lawyers Project - P.O Box 547 Portland, ME 04112 Contact: (207)-774`4518 Fax: (207)-828`2300