Where to Get Help

You can talk to an attorney volunteer on the spot by visiting one of our Help Desks. Legal help is provided in person and at no cost. No legal advice is provided over the phone.

Before you come to a Help Desk, please ensure that you qualify for assistance and you know what to bring and what to expect by reading the information that can be found at the links below.

Do I Qualify

What to Bring

What to Expect

If you meet the requirements to receive free legal help, please visit a Help Desk.

Civil Help Desk
Every Tuesday and Thursday
8:30am – 12:00pm
Jefferson County Courthouse
5th Floor
713 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Domestic Relations Help Desk
Every Wednesday
8:30am – 12:00pm
Jefferson County Domestic Relations Courthouse
1st Floor
2124 7th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Serving Veterans Help Desk
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Birmingham VA Clinic
2415 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Homeless Help Desk
1st Tuesday of the month
8:30am – 12:00pm
Cooper Green Mercy Hospital
5th Floor
1515 6th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Standing with Woodlawn Community Help Desk
1st Tuesday of the month
8:30am – 11:00am
Woodlawn Foundation
5529 1st Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35212

Bankruptcy Help Desk
1st Friday of the month
9:00am – 11:00am
US Bankruptcy Courthouse
1800 5th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203