Legal Aid Offers Free Assistance

Older man teaching a class

The Legal Aid Society announces dates for free legal clinics offered during the month of September 2016.  Please note some clinics require a reservation in advance. See the RSVP line for each event for reservation information.

  • TENANTS’ RIGHTS CLINIC:  WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR LANDLORD’S OBLIGATIONS AND YOUR RIGHTS
    Thursday, September 1, at 2:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to answer questions about the eviction process, landlord obligations, and tenants’ rights.
    Call Legal Aid at (502) 584-1254 to make a reservation.
  • FORECLOSURE CLINIC
    Tuesday, September 6, at 11:00 AM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to provide advice on loan modifications and alternatives to foreclosure.
    Reservations are not required.
  • EXPUNGEMENT CLINIC
    Thursday, September 8, at 1:00 PM
    Louisville Free Public Library (Main Branch, 301 York Street)
    Attorneys will be on hand to discuss the expungement process and provide one-on-one expungement consultations. Attendees are encouraged to bring an unofficial copy of their criminal record that shows the disposition of each case. A copy of the record may be obtained from Court Archives located in the Old Jail Building at 514 West Liberty Street in Louisville.
    Reservations are not required.
  • TENANTS’ RIGHTS CLINIC:  WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR LANDLORD’S OBLIGATIONS AND YOUR RIGHTS
    Thursday, September 8, at 2:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to answer questions about the eviction process, landlord obligations, and tenants’ rights.
    Reservations are not required.
  • FORECLOSURE CLINIC
    Tuesday, September 13, at 11:00 AM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to provide advice on loan modifications and alternatives to foreclosure.
    Reservations are not required.
  • SMALL BUSINESS SET-UP CLINIC
    Wednesday, September 14, at 10:00 AM
    Urban League (1535 West Broadway)
    Clients will receive assistance from attorneys in filling out the necessary forms to establish their business as a legal entity.
    Reservation highly encouraged but not required. Call Legal Aid at (502) 584-1254 to make your reservation.
  • TENANTS’ RIGHTS CLINIC:  WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR LANDLORD’S OBLIGATIONS AND YOUR RIGHTS
    Thursday, September 15, at 2:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to answer questions about the eviction process, landlord obligations, and tenants’ rights.
    Reservations are not required.
  • DIVORCE CLINIC
    Friday, September 16, at 9:30 AM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Clients will receive assistance from attorneys in filling out all of the necessary paperwork to file for a divorce.
    Call Legal Aid at (502) 584-1254 to make a reservation.
  • FORECLOSURE CLINIC
    Tuesday, September 20, at 11:00 AM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to provide advice on loan modifications and alternatives to foreclosure.
    Reservations are not required.
  • SMALL CLAIMS CLINIC
    Wednesday, September 21, at 1:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Clients are provided with the forms necessary to file a claim, and an attorney will review completed claims.
    Reservations are not required.
  • DEBT COLLECTION DEFENSE CLINIC
    Wednesday, September 21, at 3:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    The presenter will talk about what one can do if he or she is contacted or sued by a debt collector. The presentation will also cover the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
    Reservations are not required.
  • TENANTS’ RIGHTS CLINIC:  WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR LANDLORD’S OBLIGATIONS AND YOUR RIGHTS
    Thursday, September 22, at 2:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to answer questions about the eviction process, landlord obligations, and tenants’ rights.
    Reservations are not required.
  • FORECLOSURE CLINIC
    Tuesday, September 27, at 11:00 AM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to provide advice on loan modifications and alternatives to foreclosure.
    Reservations are not required.
  • TENANTS’ RIGHTS CLINIC:  WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR LANDLORD’S OBLIGATIONS AND YOUR RIGHTS
    Thursday, September 29, at 2:00 PM
    Legal Aid Society office (416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.)
    Attorneys will be on hand to answer questions about the eviction process, landlord obligations, and tenants’ rights.
    Reservations are not required

Source: Kentuckiana Regional Planning & Development Agency (KIPDA).