Hennepin County Self-Help
The Self-Help Service Center connects
people with legal resources. Staff can address general questions about Hennepin
County District Court cases; refer litigants to on-site programs for family law
assistance and brief attorney consultations; provide forms; provide information
about full, reduced and no fee attorney services; and direct people to written
materials intended to explain the law to non-lawyers.
Hennepin County Bar
Association - Legal Services for the Public
Find links to various legal services provided by the bar association.
- Lawyer Referral -
Refers persons with legal issues to experienced
private attorneys. A personal consultation will be arranged with a attorney who
practices in the area of law you need.
- Misdemeanor Defense
Project - 612-752-6666
Provides volunteer attorneys to give
brief advice without charge to persons facing misdemeanor criminal charges.
- Low Fee Family Law
Project - 612-752-6666
Provides low-cost legal services for
clients of modest means who have family law concerns such as divorce, child
support, or child custody.
- Legal Access Point
Offers free 15-minute consultations with
volunteer attorneys at the Hennepin County Government Center.
Free walk-in legal advice for low-income
tenants and landlords at the Hennepin County Government Center.
HOME Line - 612-728-5767 or
866-866-3546 (greater MN)
Provides free legal, educational, and advocacy services for
tenants throughout Minnesota.
Minnesota Legal Advice Online
Volunteer attorneys answer your questions for no charge. You must
income-qualify first. Answers are not immediate.
County - 612-752-6666
- Dakota County - 952-431-3200
- Ramsey County - 651-224-1775
Legal Aid Society 612-334-5970
for low-income persons, including divorce, paternity, custody, and domestic
- Anoka County - 763-783-4970
- Carver County - 952-440-1040
- Dakota County - 952-440-1040
- Hennepin County - 612-334-5970
- Ramsey County - 651-222-4731
- Scott County - 952-440-1040
- Washington County - 651-222-4731
LegalCORPS - 612-752-6678
Provides legal service to nonprofits and small businesses that
could not otherwise afford it.
Mid-Minnesota Legal Assistance
Provides legal advice and representation to
low-income clients in 20 counties in central Minnesota.
Minnesota Disability Law Center
Provides free civil legal assistance to
individuals with disabilities on legal issues related to their disability.
Minnesota State Bar Association --
Search for a lawyer who practices a
particular type of law. Some lawyers do not charge for the initial consultation.
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services
Provides free legal representation and advice to
Tubman - 612-825-3333
Tubman offers free
representation and services for crime and domestic abuse victims. Help is
also available for family law issues.
Lawyers Network 612-752-6677
Legal representation for
low income persons provided by volunteer attorneys.