Kinds of Cases We Take

The help that we can provide will depend on the kind of problem. We will always help you find some resources for help and advice. We don’t have lawyers to help with every case. But a lawyer from Legal Aid Society or our Volunteer Lawyers Program may be able to represent you in the following kinds of cases:


We also have Legal Help Booklets on this website. They may help you with your legal problem.

If you want to talk to a lawyer for advice about your problem, you can come to a Free Legal Help Clinic. Click to see times and dates for legal advice.

You can also go on-line and ask a lawyer a question. Click here for TNFreeLegal Answers.

We only take legal problems and cases that you yourself can’t go to jail for.

If you have a criminal case, you need to call the Public Defender’s office.