Legal Aid

We provide holistic legal services in a warm, caring and compassionate manner, while engaging and learning from our guests to continuously improve our advice and support within the legal system.

Our Legal Program combines traditional representation with legal advocacy in order to best support the diverse needs of our guests. We offer a spectrum of services, from information and resources to full representation. Last year, we provided over 700 consults with attorneys, who can help guests with:

  • housing issues
  • family law
  • immigration
  • CORI sealing
  • employment issues
  • debt
  • benefits
 
LEGAL PROGRAM CLINIC HOURS
Weekly Clinic Schedule:

 

Monday

Housing Law Clinic

Greater Boston Legal Services

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sign up starts at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the lobby.

 

Tuesday

Immigration Clinic

Irish International Immigrant Center

10:00 - 1:00 p.m. and

3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Sign up at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. in the lobby.

 

Legal Clinic: General Advice and Referrals.

9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Sign up at 9:00 a.m. in the lobby.

 

Wednesday

Criminal Offender Record Information:  CORI Clinic

Obtain and evaluate your CORI and discuss sealing options.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sign up at 9:30 a.m. in the lobby.

On the last Wednesday of the month, this clinic is conducted by volunteer attorneys from Ropes and Gray.

 

Thursday

Debt Clinic

Ropes and Gray

9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 

Sign up starts at 9:00 a.m. in the lobby.

 

Legal Clinic: General Advice and Referrals.

2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Sign up starts at 2:00 p.m. in the lobby.

 

Monthly Family Law Clinic

Greater Boston Legal Services

September 27, October 25, November 29, December 20

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Sign up starts at 11:30 a.m. in the lobby