Missouri Legal Services

Legal aid programs providing free legal help to the low-income and disadvantaged in Missouri


Types of Free Legal Assistance Provided

Get Legal Aid

Apply for legal aid at the legal aid program that serves your county.  You can apply by telephone or online with Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Legal Services of Southern Missouri, or the Legal Aid of Western Missouri.

Go to the link button to find the office that serves your county.

Missouri Tenant Help

Many persons served by legal aid programs in Missouri may be facing eviction and are unable to get an attorney.  Sadly, we do not have the resources to serve all those who seek our help.

We are providing a link to the https://motenanthelp.org can help self-represented persons defend themselves  The website can produce a document which a tenant can file with the court where their eviction is pending. Additionally, the website has tons of helpful information about evictions.

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1 Oct 2023


About Legal Services of Eastern Missouri - A Video

The Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) has developed an introductory…

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23 Sep 2023

LSC Practices

The Legal Services Model Practices and Innovations

The Legal Services Corporation has released information concerning:   …

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13 Oct 2023

Justice Speaks: Featuring Nina Totenberg

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Mariott Grand, St. Louis, MO

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7 Dec 2023

Clean Slate "Expungement" Clinic-SMBA

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Springfield, Missouri

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