Legal Rights Center Inc.
1611 Park Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55404-1683
Distance: 511 Miles
Legal aid program that offers legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals, typically in the areas of disability law, elder law and family law
Free or low cost legal services help people who are unable to afford a lawyer get access to the court system.
Culturally-appropriate legal counseling and representation, advocacy, and referral services for low-income juveniles and adults involved in the juvenile and/or criminal justice system
Restorative justice services through partnerships with school districts and others
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
Low-income persons needing assistance in Hennepin County courts
The Legal Rights Center requires an in-person client interview prior to agreeing to representation. Please call the office at (612) 337-0030 and request an intake appointment. No legal advice will be given over the phone.
Intake information, listing community locations, can be found online http://www.legalrightscenter.org/need-an-attorney.html
There is no fee for this service.
Office hours: Staff are available by appointment, at the office as well as community sites. Please call (612) 337-0030.
Clients may also seek assistance without an appointment by visiting on Tuesdays between 10:00am - 12:00pm.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FP-4500Legal Representation Definition
Programs that are staffed by lawyers who appear on behalf of their clients in criminal, civil and/or administrative actions and proceedings in addition to offering legal advice and guidance.
FT-3200General Legal Aid Definition
Programs that provide legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals who need assistance in routine legal matters, usually in the area of bankruptcy, housing, public benefits, family law, elder law or immigration/naturalization.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-0500.0500At Risk Youth Definition
Youth who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation, a health problem or disability or past behavior, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in child abuse or neglect, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, gang behavior, adolescent pregnancy, truancy, unemployment and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.
YL-3300.4500Low Income Definition
Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.
YP-3500.1500Juvenile Offenders Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have violated federal or state laws or municipal or local ordinances, a lawful order of the court or other mandates which bring them under the jurisdiction of the juvenile justice system.