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 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. In the search box, type your state, county, or city to find local programs.
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. In the search box, type your state, county, or city to find local programs.
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.
Langley Law Center
33 Sweeney Blvd.
Langley AFB, VA 23665
Phone: 757-764-3277, DSN 574-3277
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
Fort Belvoir Legal Office
Bldg 257, 9990 Belvoir Dr.
Fort Belvoir, VA 2206
Phone: (703) 805-2856
2732 Madison Ave.
Newport News, VA 23604
441 First St.
Petersburg, VA 23801
Legal Assistance Office of the SJA Joint Forces HQ-NCR/USArmy Military District of Washington
202 Custer Road
Fort Myer, VA 22211
CGPC - U.S. Coast Guard Personnel Command
U.S.Coast Guard Legal Assistance
4200 Wilson BLVD. Suite 1100 Room 750
Ballston, VA 22203
USCG Legal ServiceCommand
USCG Legal Service Command
300 East Main St. Suite 400 [4th floor]
Norfolk, VA 23510
USCG TRACEN Yorktown
Commanding Officer USCG Training Center
ATTN: Legal Assistance Office Yorktown VA
Yorktown, VA 23690
NLSO MIDLANT Branch Office Oceana
799 Hornet Drive, Suite 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23460
Phone: 757-433-2230, 433-2230
9620 Maryland Avenue, Suite 100
Norfolk, VA 23511
Phone: 757-444-5300, 546-5300
Legal Assist. Office 1555 Southgate Road Building 29
Arlington, VA 22214
Phone: 703-614-1266, DSN 224-1266
Marine Corps Combat Development Command
Attn: Legal Assistance Office, Bldg. 3095
Phone:703-784-3122/3126, DSN 278-3122/3126
Mason Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic (M-VETS)
George Mason University School of Law
3301 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201
Types of Cases Accepted: General Civil and Consumer; Family (adoption/uncontested divorces); Physical/Medical Evaluation Boards; Discharge Review Boards; Boards for Correction of Military Records; VA Disability Appeals; Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims; Military Legal Issues.
Legal Services of Northern Virginia (Fairfax)
4080 Chain Bridge Road, 2nd Floor
Fairfax, VA 22030
Jennifer Fulmer, Pro Bono Managing Attorney
Intake: 703-778-6800, M-TH (9:30-12:30, 1:30-3:30)
Counties Served: Alexandria City, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William
Type of Cases Accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Low Income Tax Assistance, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Assistance to Veterans, Public Benefits
Virginia Bar Association
701 E. Franklin St.,
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 644-0041
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
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.