Pro bono lawyers Nebraska especialize in providing legal services to persons and families of limited means and to charities and other non-profit organizations, which work on their behalf.
Because this is a volunteer program, it may take several months before an attorney is available to help you. Free legal services agencies will assist qualifying individuals and organizations in non-criminal cases only. For criminal defense call the Public Defenders office in your state.
Nebraska State Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project - P.O Box 81809 Lincoln, NE 68501-1809 Phone: (402)-475-7091 Fax: (402)-475-7095
Nebraska Legal Services Scotts Bluff County Volunteer Lawyer Program - P.O Box 1078 Grand Island, NE 68802 Phone: (308)-381-0517 Fax: (308)-381-0521
Legal Aid Of Nebraska - 500 S. 18th Street Omaha, NE 68102 Phone: (402)-348-1069
Clients who seek the help and assistance of legal aid services are people seeking protection from an abusive domestic situation, drafting of simple wills, power of attorney, health care programs, consumer complaints, family matters, bankruptcy, etc.
Although the economy is still struggling a variety of companies and organizations continue to provide free legal services that is available for the low and moderate income people who cannot afford the high price of legal counsel. The American Bar Association recommends that attorneys give 50 hrs of pro bono work per year.