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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:

There are no military legal assistance offices in Indiana. See locations in neighboring states.

Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs:

AIDS Ministries/AIDS Assist
PO Box 11582
South Bend, IN 46634
Phone: 219-234-2780
Fax: 219-232-2872

AIDS Task Force, Inc
2124 Fairfield Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone: 260-744-1144
Fax: 219-745-0978
Counties Served:
Adams, Dekalb, Huntington, Kosciusko, Lagrange, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, Whitley
Type of Cases Accepted:
Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Power of Attorney, Health, Care Rep, Social Security Appeals, AIDS/HIV

Bartholomew Area Legal Aid, Inc.
1971 N State St
Columbus, IN 47201
Phone: 812-378-0358
Fax: 812-372-3948
Intake:
812-378-0358
Counties Served:
Bartholomew
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Terminating Parental Rights, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Community Organizations Legal Assistance Project, Inc. (CDLC)
1802 North Illinois Street, Ste 2800
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: 317-921-8806
Fax: 317-921-8850
http://www.cdlawcenter.org

bklein@Colap.org
Intake:
317-921-8806
Counties Served:
Marion
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Legal support for non-profit organizations serving low-income neighborhoods and groups, CED

District 10 Pro Bono Project
PO Box 8382
Bloomington, IN 47407
Phone: 812-339-8119
Counties Served:
Greene, Lawrence, Monroe, Owen

District 6 Access To Justice, Inc.
PO Box 2713
Anderson, IN 46018-2713
Phone: 765-529-9174
Fax: 765-529-9213
http://www.in.gov/judiciary/probono/attorneys/provider/dist6.html

district6access@hotmail.com
Counties Served:
Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Henry, Jay, Madison, Randolph
Type of Cases Accepted:
Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Generally Civil Cases that focus on indigent clients. Dissolution, Custody

Heartland Pro Bono Council
151 North Delaware, Ste 1800
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-614-5304
Fax: 317-631-9775
Counties Served:
Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Marion, Shelby, Morgan
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Guardianship, Real Estate, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Indiana District 14 Pro Bono Plan / Indiana Legal Services
3303 Plaza Dr, 5
New Albany, IN 47150
Phone: 812-945-4123
Fax: 812-945-7290
Counties Served:
Clark, Floyd, Crawford, Dearborn, Harrison, Jefferson, Ohio, Ripley, Scott, Switzerland, Washington
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Employment Law, Housing, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

Indiana First Judicial District Pro Bono Committee, Inc.,
PO Box 427, 651 East Third Street
Hobart, IN 46342-2447
Phone: 219-945-1799
Fax: 219-945-0995
probono@hobartlaw.net
Intake:
800-945-1799
Counties Served:
Jasper, Lake, La Porte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, Starke
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Wills, Juvenile, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Indiana Legal Services
203 W Wayne St
Ste 410
Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3610
Phone: 219-422-8070
Fax: 219-422-7915
http://lsoi.org/stc_site

Intake:
800-422-8070
Counties Served:
Allen, Adams, Dekalb, Huntington, Steuben, Wells, Whitley
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

Indiana Legal Services
2425 U.S. Hwy 41 North, 401
Evansville, IN 47711
Phone: 812-426-1295 ext. 29
Fax: 812-422-7332
Counties Served:
Vanderburgh
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, CED

Indiana Legal Services Inc. Gary Office
504 Broadway, Ste 301
Gary, IN 46402-1943
Phone: 219-886-3161
Fax: 219-886-5143
http://www.indianajustice.org
Intake:
219-886-3161
Counties Served:
Lake, Porter
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Health, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Indiana Legal Services, Inc., South Bend Office
105 E Jefferson Blvd
Ste 600
South Bend, IN 46601-1915
Phone: 574-234-8121
Fax: 574-239-2185
http://indianajustice.org

Intake:
800-288-8121
Counties Served:
Elkhart, Jasper, Kosciusko, Lagrange, La Porte, Marshall, Noble, Pulaski., St Joseph, Starke
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Legal Aid Corporation of Tippecanoe County Volunteer Lawyer Panel-Pro Bono
212 N 5th St
Lafayette, IN 47901-1404
Phone: 765-742-1068
Fax: 765-742-1069
Intake:
765-742-1068
Counties Served:
Tippecanoe
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Terminating Parental Rights, Juvenile, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Legal Services Organization of Indiana, Inc.
242 W 7th St
Bloomington, IN 47404-3932
Phone: 812-339-7668
Fax: 812-339-2081
Intake:
800-822-4774
Counties Served:
Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Greene, Jackson, Jennings, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, Morgan, Orange, Owen
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Real Estate, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Legal Services Program of Northern Indiana Lafayette Office
639 Columbia St
Lafayette, IN 47901-1436
Phone: 765-423-5327
Fax: 765-423-2252
Intake:
800-382-7581
Counties Served:
Benton, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Fountain, Fulton, Howard, Miami, Montgomery, Newton, Tippecanoe, Wabash, Warren, White
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Real Estate, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Legal Services Program Of Northern Indiana, Inc. -- Volunteer Programs
105 E. Jefferson Boulevard, Suite 600
South Bend, IN 46601-1915
Phone: 574-234-8121
Fax: 574-239-2185
Intake:
800-288-8121
Counties Served:
Elkhart, Jasper, Kosciusko, Lagrange, La Porte, Marshall, Noble, Pulaski, St Joseph, Starke
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Madison County Pro Bono Program
1106 Meridian Plz, Ste 215
Anderson, IN 46016-1776
Phone: 765-644-2816
Fax: 765-644-2473
Counties Served:
Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Henry, Jay, Madison, Randolph, Tipton
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Real Estate, Dissolution, Custody

Marion County Bar Association Pro Bono Referral System
617 Indiana Ave, Ste 1800
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2504
Phone: 317-634-3950
Fax: 317-636-0600
Intake:
317-631-9410
Counties Served:
Marion
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Protective Order Pro Bono Project
PO Box 1365
Indianapolis, IN 46206-1365
Phone: 317-638-7672
http://www.popbp.org

Counties Served:
Marion

Volunteer Lawyer Program Of Northeast Indiana
904 S Calhoun
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone: 260-407-0917
Fax: 260-407-7005
Intake:
260-407-0917
Counties Served:
Adams, Allen, De Kalb, Huntington, Lagrange, Noble, Steuben, Wells, Whitley
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Contracts, Guardianships, Tax Matters, Torts, Real Estate, Health, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Volunteer Lawyer Program Of Southwestern Indiana
123 NW 4th Street, Ste 303
Evansville, IN 47708
Phone: 812-434-4886
Counties Served:
Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Martin, Perry, Pike, Posey, Vanderburgh, Warrick

Lawyer Referral Programs:

Allen County Bar Association LRS
924 South Calhoun Street
General Phone No: 260-423-2358
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
http://www.allencountybar.org/

Counties Served:
Allen
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: International, Discrimination, Civil Rights, Immigration and Harassment

Lake County Bar Association
291 W. 84th Dr., Suite B
General Phone No: 219-738-1905
Merrillville, IN 46410
http://www.lakecountybar.com/referrals.html

Counties Served:
Lake, Porter
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Healthcare, International, Veterans/Military

Indianapolis Bar Association LRS
135 N. Pennsylvania St.
Suite 1500
General Phone No: 317-269-2222
Indianapolis, IN 46204
http://www.indybar.org

Counties Served:
Marion, Hamilton, Hancock, Johnson, Hendricks, Boone, Shelby and Morgan
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

St. Joseph County Bar Association LRS
101 S. Main
General Phone No: 574-235-9657
South Bend, IN 46601-1807
Languages: Spanish, French
http://www.sjcba.org

Counties Served:
St. Joseph, Elkhart, La Porte, Marshall, also lower Michigan
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Evansville Bar Association LRS
401 SE 6th Street Suite 101
Evansville, IN 47713
General Phone No: 812-426-1712
https://www.evvbar.org/LRS/Referral.aspx
Counties Served: Vanderburgh, Posey, Warrick
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Military-Specific Programs:

Indiana Lawyers for Soldiers
http://inlawyersforsoldiers.com/

This is a program for members of the Indiana National Guard. It was created to address the legal needs of Indiana National Guardsmen and women and their families during a soldier's deployment. Indiana Lawyers for Soldiers is a statewide network of volunteer attorneys providing legal services for Indiana National Guard personnel who are deployed or returning from a deployment. Soldiers in need of legal assistance are referred to attorneys who volunteer their time and experience to assist the myriad of legal issues that arise during the deployment of these local heroes.

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