Legal Services Alabama (LSA) serves low-income people by providing free civil legal aid and assistance and by promoting collaboration to find solutions to problems of poverty from seven offices located in: Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Selma and Tuscaloosa.

Our Biggest Win of the Year

On Friday, May 12, LSA won the kind of victory that makes us remember why our work is vitally needed. The Court of Civil Appeals ruled in our favor and restored a long standing legal principle in Alabama that low wage working people get to protect the first $1000 of income from garnishment. The Alabama Constitution has guaranteed the working poor that basic security for over a century, but for two years, LSA has been fighting adverse rulings that called this important right into question. 

Click here to read about this significant legal victory.

LSC President James Sandman, Visits LSA

“I want to thank all of you for what you do to uphold not only the highest values of the legal profession, but the highest values of America itself. Alabama lawyers are generous, are committed to giving back to their communities, and have a deep culture of service.” -- James Sandman, President of Legal Services Corp.


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    LSA is a grantee of the Legal Services Corporation.