General Issues

The Counsel and Advocacy Law Line (CALL) - (888) 783-7024
CALL provides legal advice over the phone and free of charge on a wide range of issues.

Court forms (Complaint forms, Fee Waivers, etc.) can be found on the Third Circuit Court Website and

Lakeshore Legal Aid
General Issues (outside of Wayne County)
(888) 783-8190
All legal issues
Michigan State Bar Referral Hotline
Phone Consultations for $30
(800) 968-0738
Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church Legal Clinic
General Issues
(313) 965-4450
Michigan Legal Services
Foreclosures, Utilities
(313) 964-4130
Neighborhood Legal Services
(313) 964-1975
Crime Victim Advocacy, Children’s Justice
(313) 874-5820

United Community Housing Coalition
(313) 963-3298

Arab Community Center for Economic & Social Services (ACCESS)
Social Services
(313) 945-8380
Benefits Enrollment Center
Utilities, Food, Medicine
(800) 347-5297

William Booth Legal Aid Clinic
Employment, Family Law, Landlord/tenant
(313) 361-6340                                         
La Vida Project
Immigration Issues
(888) 783-8190
State Appellate Defenders Office
Criminal Appeals
(313) 256-9833

Detroit Mercy Legal Aid Clinic
Debts, Mortgages, Past Due Medical Bills, SS/SSI Benefits if 50+
(313) 596-0262

Detroit Legal Services
Estate Planning, Contract Disputes, Employment Discrimination, Workman's Compensation, Bankruptcy, Criminal Law, SSD
(800) 715-2088
Michigan Protection and Advocacy
Senior Citizens, Disability
(800) 414-3956    

Counsel and Advocacy Law Line
Advocacy in Macomb County
(248) 443-8068

Detroit Metro Bar Association
Lawyer Referral Service
(313) 961-6120 (ext. 206)

Legal Services of South Central Michigan
Livingston County
(517) 394-3121
(800) 968-0044

Bridge Card
Food Assistance
(877) 664-2233

Sugar Law
Employment/Union-side Labor

Accounting Aid Society
Tax Assistance
(313) 556-1920

Great Lakes Legal
Child/Family Law, Guardianship, Housing Resources, Utilities, Immigration, Disability
(313) 874-5820
Wayne State University Law School Legal Advocacy for People with Cancer
Low income cancer patient assistance: insurance, housing, employment, long-term planning (wills, advance directives, etc.), and public benefits
(313) 577-9251

Wayne State University Law School Disability Law Clinic
Appeals in Social Security disability cases for adults who received benefits as a minor
(313) 577-4015

Wayne State University Law School Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic
Asylum, T and U visas, removal proceedings
(313) 577-8859    
Wayne State University Law School Business and Community Law Clinic
Entity Formation, Trademarks, Copyrights, Small Business Funding, etc.
(313) 577-8859

Michigan State College of Law Housing Clinic
Landlord/Tenant, serves all of Michigan—free legal advice over the phone
(517) 336-8088 option 2
Low income taxpayer matters: liens, collection due process hearings, appeals, etc.
(517) 336-8088 option 4

Legal Aid and Defender
Family Law, Expungements, Debt Collections, Benefits, Landlord/Tenant, Housing Evictions, Foreclosures, Utilities
Wayne:                     (313) 967-5800
Macomb:                  (586) 465-1344
Oakland:                   (248) 253-1548

International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
Legal Residency, Citizenship Test Classes, English Classes
(313) 871-8600