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For more self-helplegal information and referral assistance for this state, visit http://www.valegalaid.org/VA/index.cfm

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 providefree civil legal assistance, but your eligibility for services may be limitedbased on your income. These organizations may or may not have military-specificservices. Contact these programs for more details on eligibility.

Click here for Lawyer Referral Programs
These programs willconnect you to a lawyer who charges for legal services. Some attorneys withthese programs, however, may offer discounted initial consultations or maycharge reduced fees based on your income. Contact these programs for moreinformation.

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:

Langley AFB
Langley Law Center
33 Sweeney Blvd.
Langley AFB, VA 23665
Phone: 757-764-3277, DSN 574-3277
http://www.langley.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-091204-012.pdf

Client Services Branch, Legal Assistance Policy Division, Rosslyn Virginia
Client Services Branch, Legal Assistance Policy Division
1777 N. Kent Street
Rosslyn, VA 22209
Phone: (703) 696-1477, 425-1477
https://jagcnet.army.mil/85256DEA0051B896/(JAGCNETDocID)/HOME?OPENDOCUMENT

Fort Belvoir
Fort Belvoir Legal Office
9990 Belvoir Drive
Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
Phone: 703-805-2856
http://www.belvoir.army.mil/SJA/NewSite/default.asp

Fort Eustis
2732 Madison Ave.
Newport News, VA 23604
Phone: 757-878-3031
http://www.eustis.army.mil/SJA/index.htm

Fort Lee
441 First St.
Petersburg, VA 23801
Phone: 804-765-1500
http://www.lee.army.mil/sja/Legal%20Assistance.html

Fort Monroe - Scheduled to be closed by September 2011
Fort Monroe Legal AssistanceOffice
3 Ruckman Road,Bldg 77, Rm 115
Hampton, VA 23651
Phone: 757-788-3616, 680-3616
http://www.monroe.army.mil/Monroe/sites/directorates/pja/pja.aspx

Fort Myer
Legal Assistance Office of the SJA Joint Forces HQ-NCR/USArmy Military District of Washington
202 Custer Road
Fort Myer, VA 22211
Phone: 703-696-0761
http://www.mdw.army.mil/sja/index.htm

CGPC - U.S. Coast Guard Personnel Command
U.S.Coast Guard Legal Assistance
4200 Wilson BLVD. Suite 1100 Room 750
Ballston, VA 22203
Phone: 202-493-1745
http://www.uscg.mil/legal/la/index.htm

USCG Legal ServiceCommand
USCG Legal Service Command
300 East Main St. Suite 400 [4th floor]
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 757-628-4200
http://www.uscg.mil/mlclant/ldiv/legal_assistance_program.asp

USCG TRACEN Yorktown
Commanding Officer USCG Training Center
ATTN: Legal Assistance Office Yorktown VA
Yorktown, VA 23690
Phone: 757-856-2374
http://www.uscg.mil/legal/la/

NAS Oceana
NLSO MIDLANT Branch Office Oceana
799 Hornet Drive, Suite 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23460
Phone: 757-433-2230, 433-2230
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSOMidlantnewmain.htm

NAVSTA Norfolk
NLSO Mid-Atlantic
9620 Maryland Avenue, Suite 100
Norfolk, VA 23511
Phone: 757-444-5300, 546-5300
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSOMidlantnewmain.html

Henderson Hall
Henderson Hall
Legal Assist. Office 1555 Southgate Road Building 29
Arlington, VA 22214
Phone: 703-614-1266, DSN 224-1266

MCB Quantico
Marine Corps Combat Development Command
Attn: Legal Assistance Office, Bldg. 3095
Quantico, VA22134
Phone:703-784-3122/3126, DSN 278-3122/3126
http://www.quantico.usmc.mil/

Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs:

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc
203 North Main Street
Lexington, VA 24450
Phone: 540-463-7334
Counties Served:
Alleghany, Bath,Rockbridge

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc
420 Campbell Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Phone: 540-344-2080
Counties Served:
Bedford, Botetourt, Craig, Franklin,Roanoke, Roanoke City

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.
PO Box 551
Harrisonburg, VA 22803
Phone: 540-433-1830
Fax: 540-433-2202
http://www.brls.org

info@brls.org
Intake:
866-534-5243
Counties Served:
Alleghany, Augusta , Bath,Bedford, Botetourt, Clarke, Craig , Franklin, Frederick, Rockingham
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law,Housing, Wills, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc. Winchester Branch
PO Box 436
Winchester, VA 22604-0436
Phone: 540-662-5021
Fax: 540-622-5038
Intake:
800-678-5021
Counties Served:
Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah, Warren, Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah, Warren and the city of Winchester
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Wills, Dissolution

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society
101 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Phone: 804-648-1012
Fax: 804-649-8794
http://www.cvlas.org

Intake:
804-648-1012
Counties Served:
Charles City,Chesterfield, Goochland,Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, PetersburgCity, Powhatan, Richmond City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover,Henrico, New Kent, Charles CityAnd Powhatan CountiesPlus The City Of Richmond
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills,Social Security Disability Benefits, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody,Adoption

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society (Petersburg Office)
10 Bollingbrook St
Petersburg, VA 23803-4549
Phone: 804-648-1012
Fax: 804-861-4311
http://www.cvlas.org

cvlasall@cvlas.org
Intake:
804-648-1012
Counties Served:
Albemarle, CharlesCity, Chesterfield,Dinwiddie, Fluvanna, Goochland, Greene, Hanover, Henrico, Louisa, Nelson, New Kent, Powhatan, Prince George, Surry
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills,Juvenile, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society Piedmont Office
1000 Preston Avenue, B
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone: 434-296-8851
cvlas@cvlas.org
Counties Served:
Albemarle, Charlottesville City, Fluvanna, Greene,Nelson, Louisa Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene,Nelson, And Lousia Counties Plus The City Of Charlottesville

Client Centered Legal Services of Southwest Virginia
PO Box 829
Norton, VA 24273
Phone: 540-762-5501
Fax: 540-762-7129
Counties Served:
Buchanan, Dickenson, Lee, Norton City, Russell, Scott,Tazewell
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Terminating Parental Rights,Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Community Tax Law Project
PO Box 11322
Richmond, VA 23230
Phone: 804-358-5855
Fax: 804-353-6968
Email: info@ctlp.org
http://www.ctlp.org

Intake:
800-295-0110, ext. 3
804-358-5855, ext. 3
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Tax (Internal Revenue Service and Virginia Department of Taxation tax controversies)

Fairfax Bar Association LRIS
4080 Chain Bridge Road,
First Floor
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-246-3780
Fax: 703-246-3778
http://www.fairfaxbar.org/

Fairfax Bar Foundation
4080 Chain Bridge Rd, Rm 303
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-246-3779
Fax: 703-273-1274
http://www.fairfaxbar.org

Counties Served:
Fairfax
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Legal Aid Justice Center
8 Bollingbrook Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Phone: 804-862-2205

Legal Aid Justice Center
1000 Preston Avenue, A
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Phone: 434-977-0553
Fax: 434-977-0558
http://www.justice4all.org

info@justice4all.org
Intake:
434-977-0553
Counties Served:
Albemarle, CharlesCity, CharlottesvilleCity, Chesterfield,Colonial Heights City,Dinwiddie, Fluvanna, Goochland, Greene, Hanover, Henrico, HopewellCity, Louisa, Nelson, New Kent, PetersburgCity, Powhatan, Prince George, Richmond,Surry
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, RealEstate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, CE

Legal Aid Justice Center (Northern Viriginia Office)
6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 520
Falls Church VA 22041
Phone: (703) 778-3450
Fax: (703) 778-3454

Legal Aid Justice Center (Richmond Office)
101 West Broad Street, 111
Richmond, VA 23220
Phone: 804-643-2380

Legal Aid Society Of Eastern Virginia
125 St. Paul'sBoulevard, Ste 330
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 757-627-5423
Fax: 757-827-5144
Intake:
800-944-6624
Counties Served:
Accomack, Gloucester, JamesCity, Mathews, Middlesex, Northampton, York
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law,Housing, Wills, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

Legal Aid Society of Roanoke Valley
132 Campbell Avenue S.W., Suite 200
Roanoke, VA  24011
Phone: 540-344-2088
Fax: 540-342-3064

Legal Services Northern Virginia
6400 Arlington Blvd
Falls Church, VA 22042
Phone: 703-534-4343
Fax: 703-532-3990
http://members.aol.com/lsnvmain

Intake:
703-532-3733
Counties Served:
Alexandria City, Arlington, Fairfax,Loudon, Prince William
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law,Housing, Wills, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Health,Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption, AIDS/HIV

Legal Services
Northern Virginia (Fairfax)

4080 Chain Bridge Road, 2nd Floor
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: 703-246-4500
Fax: 703-273-6476
http://www.lsnv.org

rhatchl@lsnv.org
Intake:
703-246-4500
Counties Served:
Arlington, Fairfax,Loudoun, Prince William
Type of CasesAccepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law,Housing, Wills, Low Income Tax AssistanceTerminating Parental Rights, Health,Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Rappahannock Legal Services, Inc. Private Attorney Involvement Program (Main Office)
618 Kenmore Avenue, Suite 1-A
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: 540-371-1105
Fax: 540-371-1114
http://www.rapplegal.com/

Intake:
540-371-1105
Counties Served:
Caroline, Colonial Heights City, Culpeper, Essex, Fauquier, Fredericksburg City, King And Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Madison, Northumberland, Orange, Rappahannock, Richmond, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Westmoreland
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Custody

Branch Office Northern Neck:
Rappahannock Legal Services
PO Box 1662
Tappahannock, VA 22560
Phone: 804-443-9393
Fax: 804-443-9394
http://www.rapplegal.com/

Intake:
800-572-3094
Counties Served:
Essex, King And Queen, King William, Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, Westmoreland
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Health, Domestic Violence, Custody

Branch Office Culpeper:
Rappahannock Legal Services, Inc.

146 N. Main St
Culpeper, VA 22701
Phone: 540-825-3131
Fax: 540-825-3802
http://www.rapplegal.com/

Intake:
540-825-3131
Counties Served:
Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison, Orange, Rappahannock
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Health, Domestic Violence, Custody

Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society
PO Box 670
Castlewood, VA 24224
Phone: 540-762-9354
Intake:
888-201-2772
Counties Served: Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Floyd, GalaxCity, Giles, Grayson, Lee, Montgomery, NortonCity, Pulaski, RadfordCity, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington,Wise, Wythe, Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Floyd, Giles, Grayson,Lee, Montgomery, Pulaski, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise AndWythe, And The Cities Of Galax, Norton, Radford And Bristol, Virginia

Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society
155 Arrowhead Trl
Christiansburg, VA 24073-3163
Phone: 540-382-6157
Fax: 540-382-5981
Intake:
888-201-2772
Counties Served: Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski, Floyd, Giles, Montgomery,Pulaski and City of Redford
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills,Terminating Parental Rights, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society
227 W Cherry St
Marion, VA 24354-2535
Phone: 276-783-8300
Fax: 276-783-7411
http://www.svlas.org

svlas@svlas.org
Intake:
888-201-2772
Counties Served:
Bland, Bristol, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson,Floyd, Galax City,Giles, Grayson, Lee, Montgomery, Norton City,Pulaski, Radford City,Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise, Wythe, Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Floyd, Giles, Grayson,Lee, Montgomery, Pulaski, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise AndWythe Counties, And The Cities Of Galax, Norton, Radford And Bristol, Virginia
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Health,Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.
Offices in Lynchburg, Danville, Farmville, Emporia, and Suffolk
http://www.vlas.org

Intake: 866-534-5243 (this number connects phones with the correct local intake system throughout Virginia)
Cities and Counties Served: Amelia, Amherst, Appomattox,Brunswick, Buckingham, Campbell,Charlotte, Cumberland, Danville, Emporia, Farmville, Franklin city, Greensville, Halifax, Henry, Isle Of Wight,Lunenburg, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Prince Edward, Southampton, Suffolk, Sussex
Type of Cases Accepted: health care, public benefits, housing, family relations, advance directives, consumer, education, and economic self-sufficiency

Virginia Poverty Law Center
700 E. Franklin Street, 14-T1
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-782-9430

Lawyer Referral Programs:

Virginia Lawyer Referral Service
707 E. Main St., Suite 1500
General Phone No: 804-775-0808
Richmond, VA 23219-2800
TTY Phone: 804-775-0502
800 Phone: 800-552-7977
http://www.vsb.org/site/public/lawyerreferral-service/

Counties Served:
Statewide
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.

Alexandria Lawyer Referral Service
520 King St., Suite 202
General Phone No: 703-548-1105
Alexandria, VA 22314-3131
Languages: French
http://www.alexandriabarva.org

Counties Served:
Alexandria, Fairfax,Prince, William, Woodbridge,and zip codes 22306. -07, -08, -09
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Social Security Issues
Special Panels:
ReducedFee Panel

Arlington County Bar Association LRS
1425 N. Courthouse Rd.
Suite 1800
General Phone No: 703-228-3390
Arlington, VA 22201-2659
Languages: Spanish, Greek, Bulgarian, Italian
http://www.arlingtonbar.org/

Counties Served:
Arlington
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Education Law, Lemon Law,Civil Rights Discrimination, Civil Service Law, Military Law, Mental Health Law
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

Norfolk & Portsmouth BarAssociation LRS
999 Waterside Dr., Suite 1330
General Phone No: 757-623-0132
Norfolk, VA 23510-3320
http://www.norfolkandportsmouthbar.org/lrs.html

Counties Served:
City of Norfolk, Portsmouth,Virginia Beach and Chesapeake
Types of casesreferred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental

Fairfax Bar Association LRS
4080 Chain Bridge Road First Floor
Fairfax, VA 22030
General Phone No: 703-246-3780
http://www.fairfaxbar.org/
Counties Served: Fairfax, Northern Virginia, Prince William (Manassas), Loudoun, Stafford, Alexandria, Arlington
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel

Military-Specific Programs:

Clinic for Legal Assistance to Servicemembers and Veterans
George Mason University School of Law
3301 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201
703-993-8214
http://clas.law.gmu.edu

Types of Cases Accepted:
  General Civil and Consumer; Family (adoption/uncontested divorces); Traumatic Service Group Life Insurance appeals; Physical Evaluation Boards; and discharge upgrade applications.

Virginia Bar Association
701 E. Franklin St.,
Suite 1120,
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 644-0041
http://www.vba.org/veterans
Contact: Matt Kapinos or Bob Barrett

The VBA Veterans Issues Committee is committed to helping Virginia servicemembers who are getting ready to deploy, or are returning from a deployment, find an attorney who will assist them or their family with their legal services needs on a pro bono or reduced fee basis.  To request assistance, please visit www.vba.org/veterans and fill out the "Request for Assistance" tab.  The VBA Veterans Issues Committee cannot guarantee legal representation, but will endeavor to find an attorney to assist qualified veterans and servicemembers.

Virginia Conflict Resolution Center
586 Virginian Drive
Norfolk, VA 23505
757-480-2777
http://www.vaconflictresolution.org
Types of Cases Accepted: Family (Separation Agreements, Custody, Visitation, Support). We also offer Parenting Classes.
The Virginia Conflict Resolution Center specializes in dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation, and also offers parenting classes. The Center has a grant through the Virginia Department of Social Services that allows it to provide mediation services and parenting classes to servicemembers FREE of charge.

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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