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LAW Advocates

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General Contact Information

lawadvocates.org/

1415 Commercial St.
Bellingham, WA 98225

info@lawadvocates.org


How to Get Help

PHONE
Phone Number (360) 671-6079
Hours
  • Monday 9:00 - 5:00
  • Tuesday 9:00 - 5:00
  • Wednesday 9:00 - 5:00
  • Thursday 9:00 - 5:00
  • Friday 9:00 - 12:00
Information

Please call and leave a message or email our staff for resources and referrals. Staff is currently working remote, not in the office, and it may take a couple of days to get back to you.

Who We Are

LAW Advocates provides free civil legal assistance to low-income Whatcom County residents through legal clinics and pro bono representation depending on the legal need.

Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Whatcom County
Language(s) Spoken
  • English
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Translation and interpreter services are provided as needed.

Income Guidelines

Clients may earn up to 200% of the Federal Poverty Level. Asset limits may also apply.

Your family's income should be at or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level 200
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair? YES
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? YES
Eligibility Restrictions

Asset limits may apply. Please call for more information.

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Self-Help Materials
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
Description of Services

LAW Advocates has a number of legal clinics providing advice & brief services and pro se assistance. In a very limited number of cases we can match clients with volunteer attorneys for full legal representation.

If seeking Pro Se legal help, please have a copy of your rental or lease agreement and any other relevant documents available.

Emergency Instructions

LAW Advocates is not currently able to handle emergency cases.

Last Review and Update: Feb 17, 2022
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