Maine

MAINE

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

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.

Military Legal Assistance Offices:

NAS Brunswick
NLSO NC Branch Office Brunswick
1000 Burbank Avenue
Brunswick, ME 04011
Phone: 207-921-2355, 476-2768
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSONCMainIntro.htm

Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs:

Legal Services For The Elderly -- Legal Access Project
PO Box 2723, 4333
Augusta, ME 04338-2723
Phone: 207-621-0087
http://mainelse.org

Intake:
800-750-5353
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Planning for Aging-POA's, etc.Real Estate, Health, Dissolution

Maine Volunteer Lawyers Project
PO Box 547
Portland, ME 04112
Phone: 207-774-4518
Fax: 207-828-2300
http://www.vlp.org

Intake:
207-774-4348
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Dissolution, Custody

Pine Tree Legal Assistance
PO Box 547
Portland, ME 04112-0547
Phone: 207-774-4753
Fax: 207-828-2300

Lawyer Referral Programs:

Maine State Bar Association LRIS
PO Box 788
General Phone No: 207-622-1460
Augusta, ME 04332-0788
800 Phone: 800-860-1460 (Nationwide)
http://www.mainebar.org/lawyer_need.asp

Counties Served:
Statewide
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

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