Washington State Bar Association - Moderate Means Program

How to Get Help

Phone Number 1-855-741-6930

Apply online using the online application on the Moderate Means Program website. If you cannot apply online, please leave a voicemail at 855-741-6930.

Who We Are

The Moderate Means Program (MMP) is a statewide program designed to help moderate income individuals obtain legal services from private attorneys at reduced fees in the areas of unemployment benefits, family, housing, and consumer law. The Moderate Means program is a partnership between the Washington State Bar Association and the law schools of Gonzaga University, Seattle University, and the University of Washington. The WSBA Board of Governors and private funding through the Washington State Bar Foundation support the program.

Who We Serve

  • Statewide
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Translation and interpreter services are provided as needed.

Income Guidelines

If your household falls between 200% - 400% of Federal Poverty Levels, and you are facing a family, consumer, housing, or unemployment legal issue, you may be eligible for assistance.

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair? NO
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? YES

Type of Help

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

You may be eligible to connect with a legal professional for reduced-fee legal help through the WSBA Moderate Means Program. When working with a Moderate Means Program legal professional, it is important to know that they will charge you fees and may request an advance deposit.

Last Review and Update: Dec 06, 2022
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