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West Virginia Lawyer Referral Service
This site provided by the West Virginia State Bar helps users find lawyers in the state of West Virginia. It also allows users to schedule 30-minute consultations for $25 or less.
Free Legal Help in West Virginia
Appalachian Citizens' Law Center
(Also can be reached at (877) 637-3929.)
From the website: "The Center handles individual cases and engages in strategic litigation and policy work in the areas of mine safety and health, environmental protection, legacy costs of extractive industries on the people, land and economy of the Central Appalachian region, and sustainable energy."
Legal Aid of West Virginia: Apply for Help
(Also can be reached at 1-866-255-4370.)
Civil Legal Aid Program that helps individuals meeting eligibility requirements with certain civil legal issue cases. Does not handle criminal law, accidents or personal injury issues or class action lawsuits. Legal Aid of West Virginia is a provider of civil legal aid and advocacy services with a mission to serve the most vulnerable among us.
Mountain State Justice
A non-profit, public interest law office providing free legal services to qualifying, low-income West Virginians. Some areas of law covered are abusive debt collection, civil rights, fraud and other consumer issues, health care reform, immigration, mortgage abuses, policy advocacy, special education, and workers' rights.
West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence: Licensed Domestic Violence Programs
Lists licensed West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence programs throughout the state with contact information and is searchable by county.
West Virginia Free Legal Answers
West Virginia Free Legal Answers is a program of the West Virginia State Bar and American Bar Association. It is a website where low-income persons can post questions and get brief advice from volunteer attorneys for free.
West Virginia Senior Legal Aid, Inc.
(Also can be reached at 1-800-229-5068.)
WVSLA provides free civil legal services for senior West Virginians age 60 and over. Any West Virginia resident age 60 or over is eligible for their services, and they do not have income limits, but higher levels of service, including legal advice and legal advocacy, may be provided to seniors who are low-income, minority, disabled, very rural, LGBT, or very elderly. The site also provides a wealth of legal information of interest to senior citizens and their families.
West Virginia State Bar Tuesday Legal Connect
On Tuesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., volunteer lawyers take calls from the public on this toll-free line and offer suggestions and guidance. These lawyers can provide general legal information but cannot provide direct advice or legal assistance about your case.
West Virginia University College of Law Clinical Program
Law students under the supervision of attorneys provide free legal assistance in several areas including family law, immigration, veterans assistance, domestic violence, etc. Call 304-293-7249 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Virginia Library Commission
1900 Kanawha Blvd East | Culture Center, Bldg. 9 | Charleston, WV 25305
In-State Toll Free : (800) 642-9021 | (304) 558-2041