Free/Low Cost Legal Services

Local organizations that offer free or low cost legal services are listed below.

To find organizations that can address your legal question or issue, select from the topics at right.

Cabrini Green Legal Aid

740 North Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 738-2452

(312) 738-9200

Hours: Mon. & Wed.      9:00am - 7:30pm
           Tue., Thu., Fri.  9:30am  - 4:30pm

Center for Disability and Elder Law
(312) 376-1880

  • Employment discrimination based on age or disability
  • Monthly clinics at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center and Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital

Chicago Legal Clinic
(773) 731-1762

Charges fees based on ability to pay

Equip for Equality

(312) 341-0022 
(800) 537-2632 voice
(800) 610-2779 TTY

John Marshall Fair Housing Clinic
(312) 786-2267

LAF (formerly Legal Assistance Foundation)
(312) 341-1070

  • Child abuse and neglect
  • Public benefits, employment discrimination and special education
  • Evictions and voucher terminations for people with Housing Choice (Section 8) Vouchers and people living in public housing or project-based Section 8 housing
  • Juvenile expungement

Uptown People’s Law Center
(773) 769-1411

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