Free Virtual Civil Legal Clinic Available to Low-Income People
The New Orleans Public Library and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) have partnered on virtual legal clinics for eligible Library users. The legal clinic focuses on assisting low-income families and individuals with civil legal issues involving areas such as the following:
- Landlord-tenant disputes
- Federal tax issues
- Public benefits (SNAP food stamps, Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security)
- Consumer issues
The clinic does not handle personal injury, criminal cases, or malpractice cases.
If you are interested in making an appointment to speak to an attorney by phone or video conference, click the sign up button below to fill out an intake form. After your form has been submitted, SLLS will contact you for additional information and scheduling. For assistance filling out the form, please call Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center at 504-596-2660 or Nora Navra Library at 504-596-3118 Mondays - Thursdays from 10am - 6pm or Fridays - Saturdays from 10am - 5pm.
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services is a non-profit law firm that offers representations, advocacy, and legal education to low-income people in Southeast Louisiana. Legal services are free. SLLS serves people in 22 parishes across Southeast Louisiana. Federal income guidelines are used to determine eligibility.