UNDATED – Legal Aid is conducting a free phone clinic for residents of its eight-county district from 3 to 5:30 p.m. May 11.
Legal Aid is a nonprofit agency providing free civil legal services, attorney referrals and legal clinics to low-income individuals in Pro Bono District I. Legal Aid serves Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Jennings, Johnson, Rush and Shelby counties.
Preregistration is required by calling 812-378-0358 between noon and 2 p.m. that day.
The program is for low-income residents and uses local attorneys who volunteer to offer legal consultation and advice.
Individuals can expect a brief consultation to answer general questions, offer legal information or receive limited pro se assistance or advice over the phone.
A volunteer attorney will return a call to registered individuals between 3 and 5:30 p.m. Individuals must be available within that time frame to answer a call from an attorney.