Other places to find legal help and information:
Maine's free legal information resources
ptla.org is a free legal information website for Maine people.
Another place to start is helpMElaw, a portal for legal resorces.
Legal aid programs in Maine
They give free legal help. Mostly they help people whose income is low for a family of that size. Sometimes they help people no matter how much they make, mostly people who are abused or over age 60. They don’t take criminal cases, only cases that you yourself can’t go to jail for.
Call one of these offices. Don’t know which office to call? Go to helpMElaw to find out.
- Pine Tree Legal Assistance
- Volunteer Lawyers Project
- Legal Services for the Elderly
- Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project
If you need to hire an attorney, find a local one at:
MLRS - a Lawyer Referral Service for Maine
You may find legal help and information here:
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