Legal Resources

If you are seeking legal advice and would like to contact an attorney, but do not know how, you can start with the following links:

Columbus Bar Association: You can search the Columbus Bar Association attorney directory or get a referral online or by calling 614-221-0754 Monday through Friday from 8:30am-5pm

Columbus Find a Lawyer: Search for local attorneys and legal information

Legal Aid Society Columbus: The Legal Aid Society can only take certain types of cases. You must be income qualified to receive assistance. To find out if you are income qualified, complete the intake process online or call 614-241-2001 Monday through Friday from 9:30am-3:30pm.

Brief Advice Clinics: If you are representing yourself, but have a question about your legal issue and would like to speak to an attorney, a brief advice clinic may be a good option for you. For times, locations, income qualifications, and more information, follow the Brief Advice Clinic link.

Patriot ProgramFor Active Military, Veterans, and their Families ONLY: The Ohio Attorney General’s Office provides pro bono (free) services for certain issues, including Service Members Civil Relief Act, Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Rights Act of 1994, and creating wills and powers of attorney. For more information, follow the link or call 800-282-0515.