Free Civil Legal Services
Do you need help with family or housing problems? Are you having trouble getting or keeping public benefits? Do you have other problems that prevent you from finding or keeping a job? We may be able to help.
Who We Are:
Neighborhood Legal Services Program is a nonprofit law firm that provides free legal information, advice and representation to low-income District of Columbia residents. We are committed to equal access to justice for all members of our community.
Intake Hours for New Cases:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00 am- 3:00 pm
Call 202-832-NLSP (6577) or come to one of our three neighborhood offices for assistance.
September 16, 2015
We are pleased to announce Karl A. Racine as the keynote speaker for the Oct. 7th reception. Honorees include DC Public Library, Marna S. Tucker and Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP.read more
July 21, 2015
Celebrating Community Partners for Justice, Wednesday, October 7th 2015read more
Meet with an attorney to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve: issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving back child support arrearages, and wage theft.read more
The District of Columbia Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs and NLSP's Veterans Legal Assistance Project will host a DD214 Military Discharge Upgrade Clinic for veterans interested in upgrading their military discharge status.read more