Delaware

DELAWARE

For more self-help legal information and referral assistance for this state, visit http://www.lscd.com/

Click here for Military Legal Assistance Offices
Servicemembers and their families may access free legal assistance at these offices. See our Working with a Lawyer publication for more details on eligibility.

Click here for Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs
These programs provide free civil legal assistance, but your eligibility for services may be limited based on your income. These organizations may or may not have military-specific services. Contact these programs for more details on eligibility.

Click here for Lawyer Referral Programs
These programs will connect you to a lawyer who charges for legal services. Some attorneys with these programs, however, may offer discounted initial consultations or may charge reduced fees based on your income. Contact these programs for more information.

Click here for Military-Specific Programs
These are programs designed to assist members of the military with legal matters. See the specific details on the services provided.

Military Legal Assistance Offices:

Dover AFB
436th Airlift Wing/JA
200 Eagle Way
Dover AFB, DE 19902
Phone: 302-677-3300 DSN 445-3300
http://public.dover.amc.af.mil/org/ws/ja/altindex.html

Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs:

Delaware Volunteer Legal Services, Inc.
PO Box 7306
Wilmington, DE 19803-0306
Phone: 302-478-8680
Fax: 302-477-2227
http://dvls.org

DVLS@delanet.com
Intake:
302-478-8850
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Juvenile, Health, Domestic Violence

Office Of The Child Advocate
900 King Street, 210
Wilimington, DE 19801-3341
Phone: 302-577-6830
Fax: 302-577-6831
http://courts.state.de.us/childadvocate

anne.pedrick@state.de.us
Intake:
302-577-6830
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Foster care, abuse/neglect, dependency.Terminating Parental Rights, Custody, Adoption

Lawyer Referral Programs:

Delaware State Bar Association LRS
PO Box 7306
General Phone No: 302-478-8850
Wilmington, DE 19803-0306
800 Phone: 800-773-0606 (Kent & Sussex)
http://www.dvls.org/LRS_Public.htm

Counties Served:
New Castle, Kent and Sussex
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Healthcare, International, Veterans/Military

Military-Specific Programs:

Military Assistance Project
Legal and Financial Services for Military Personnel
2005 Market Street, Suite 1930
One Commerce Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-557-3550
Fax: 215-557-3551
Website: http://www.militaryassistanceproject.org/
Types of Cases Accepted: Military personnel in need of legal help with bankruptcy matters may contact the Military Assistance Project (MAP). MAP’s pro bono services are designed to counsel, to aid, and when necessary, to represent military personnel in need of legal assistance pertaining to bankruptcy.

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