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.
TOLL FREE: 1-866-456-4995 En Español: 1-888-835-3505
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LSC President James Sandman visits Legal Services Alabama
“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.
Do you have questions about a legal issue? Please visit our legal help site for information about various legal issues you may be facing.
The latest edition of our donor newsletter is now available!
Our January 2018 Advocate of the Month is Pamela Jackson. Pamela continues to illustrate exactly how big a difference LSA can make in the lives of the people we serve! Keep up the good work!
LSA welcomes back Michael Letson, Staff Attorney (CDBG), to its Birmingham Office. A native of Moulton, Alabama, Letson returned to LSA in fall 2017.
The impact of poverty on education is a serious issue in Alabama. Factors include: below average test scores, diminished value of education, and little to no access to intervention programs among others (U.S. Department of Education, 2011). Legal Services Alabama provides basic civil legal assistance statewide to areas impacting low income families most.
There is help. Avoid Foreclosure Alabama has information that can help you.
Legal Services Alabama is proud to announce a statewide partnership with the Alabama Housing Finance Authority to help unemployed and underemployed homeowners get the financial help they need to save their homes.
Visit the IRS website for information on how to get free tax help through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
Tax Season is upon us. Tim Kingston and Maceo Kirkland from LSA's Low Income Tax Clinic have some tips that may help you.