How to Apply for Legal Aid

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You can apply for legal aid at one of the offices listed below by telephone.  Also, you can apply online with Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Legal Services of Southern Missouri or the Legal Aid of Western Missouri by clicking on their "Apply Online" link.  

The counties are listed under each office, or you can click the following link to see which legal aid program serves your county:  Program Service Area Map

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) - Main Office - St. Louis

4232 Park Forest Avenue

St. Louis, MO  63108LSEM Office

314-534-4200

1-800-444-0514

Visit us at our website:  www.lsem.org

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties: Adair, Clark, Franklin, Jefferson, Knox, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike, Ralls, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby, St. Charles, St. Louis City, Warren, and Washington.

Apply Online - You can apply online for any of the 20 counties in LSEM's service area.

 

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) - Hannibal Office

801 Broadway, Room 200  LSEM Office

Hannibal, MO 63401

573-248-1111

1-800-767-2018

 

Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) - Union Office

LSEM Office

20 South Church Street, Suite C

Union, MO 63084

636-583-7877

1-866-583-7877

 

Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO) - Central Office - Kansas City

4001 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 300 LAWMO Office

Kansas City, MO  64130

816-474-6750

Visit us at our website:  www.lawmo.org

Apply Online - You can apply online for any of the 40 counties in LAWMO's service area.

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Andrew, Atchison, Barton, Bates, Benton, Buchanan, Caldwell, Camden, Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy , Harrison, Henry, Holt, Jackson, Jasper, Johnson, Lafayette, Linn , Livingstone, McDonald, Mercer, Morgan, Newton, Nodaway, Pettis, Platte, Putnam, Ray, Saline, St. Clair, Vernon, and Worth.

 

Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO) - Westside Office - Kansas City

920 Southwest Blvd.  LAWMO Office

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-474-9868

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Andrew, Atchison, Barton, Bates, Benton, Buchanan, Caldwell, Camden, Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy , Harrison, Henry, Holt, Jackson, Jasper, Johnson, Lafayette, Linn , Livingstone, McDonald, Mercer, Morgan, Newton, Nodaway, Pettis, Platte, Putnam, Ray, Saline, St. Clair, Vernon, and Worth.

 

Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO) - Joplin Office

1027 South Main, Suite LL7 LAWMO Office

Joplin, MO 64801

417-782-1650

1-800-492-7095

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Barton, Bate, Jasper, McDonald, Newton, and Vernon.

 

Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO) - St. Joseph Office

706 Felix Street LAWMO Office

St. Joseph, MO 64501

816-364-2325

1-800-892-2101

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Linn, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Putnam, and Sullivan.

 

Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO) - Warrensburg Office

305 North Holden  LAWMO Office

Warrensburg, MO 64093

660-747-7101

1-800-892-2943

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Benton, Camden, Carroll, Cass, Henry, Hickory, Johnson, Lafayette, Morgan, Pettis, Ray, Saline, and St. Clair.

 

Mid-Missouri Legal Services (MMLS) Main Office - Columbia

117 North Garth MMLS Office

Columbia, MO  65203

573-442-0116

1-800-568-4931

We do not accept on-line applications.  Visit our website at:  www.mmls.org

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Chariton, Cole, Cooper, Howard, Miller, Moniteau, Osage, and Randolph.

 

Mid-Missouri Legal Services (MMLS) - Jefferson City Office

428 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 200 MMLS Office

Jefferson City, MO 65101

573-634-4545

1-800-568-4931

 

Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM) - Main Office - Springfield

809 N. Campbell Avenue  

Springfield, MO  65802LSSM Office

417-881-0533

1-800-444-4863

Visit us at our website:  www.lsosm.org

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Barry, Carter, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Howell, Laclede, Lawrence, Oregon, Ozark, Polk, Shannon, Stone, Taney, Webster, and Wright.

Apply Online You can apply online for any of the 43 counties in LSSM's service area.

 

LSSM - Sikeston Office

2201 E. Malone Avenue LSSM Office

Sikeston, MO  63801

573-683-3783

1-800-444-4863

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Perry, Ripley, Scott, and Stoddard.

 

LSSM - Rolla Office  

1000 N. Pine, Suite B LSSM Office

Rolla, MO  65401

573-341-3655

1-800-444-4863

 

Applications are accepted in this office for the following counties:  Crawford, Dent, Gasconade, Iron, Madison, Maries, Phelps, Pulaski, Reynolds, St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Texas, and Wayne.

 

LSSM - Cape Girardeau Office

1704 Broadway, #2  LSSM Office

Cape Girardeau, MO  63701

573-651-4806

1-800-444-4863

This office does take or process applications.  Visit our website to see how to apply for services at:  www.lsosm.org

 

LSSM - West Plains Office

408 Washington Avenue, Suite 200 LSSM Office

West Plains, MO  65775

417-255-0348

1-800-444-4863

This office does not take or process applications.  Visit our website to see how to apply for services at:  www.lsosm.org

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