Prospective Clients

Family Law Intake Procedure:

Our office does not accept walk-ins or make appointments. The Clinic assists prospective clients through our intake process.

In order to qualify for our services, you must meet the following requirements:

(1) Be a Wayne County Resident; or

(2) Have an open case in Wayne County; AND

(3) Have a family law issue that includes:

a. Divorce

b. Child Custody (parents only)

c. Child Support (parents only)

d. Paternity; or

e. Personal Protection Order (PPO)

We pass out applications for the intake process starting at 9:00 a.m. We suggest arriving before 9:00 a.m., as applications are given out on a first-come, first-served basis. We trust intake clients to line-up in the order they arrived. Arriving by 9:00 a.m. does not guarantee that you will be accepted for an intake. Please call our office ahead of time for more details at: (313) 833-0058.

Intake dates are subject to change. Please see the Intake Schedule for more information.

Elder Law Intake Procedure:

Similar to Family Law, our office does not accept walk-ins or make appointments for issues of Elder Law. Our partner organization, the Elder Law and Advocacy Center assists prospective clients through an intake process.

In order to qualify for their services, you must meet the following requirements:

(1) Be 60 years of age or older or a caregiver for someone who is 60 years of age or older

AND

(2) Be a Wayne County resident.

Please call the Elder Law and Advocacy Center at (313) 937-8291 and ask about their intake process called, “First Tuesdays”.