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.
June 6, 2016
Neighborhood Legal Services Program’s Southeast office, located at 2811 Pennsylvania Ave SE, will be closed from Thursday, June 9th until June 20th.read more
May 27, 2016
In honor of Memorial Day, NLSP hosted a breakfast at Duane Morris LLP to pro bono attorneys with our Veterans Legal Assistance Project and to announce the launch of a new pro bono model for the project.read more
Whether you're looking for a job or you have one, legal issues can arise at work. But there are laws to protect you before hiring, on-the-job and after leaving. Come to this presentation by NLSP and Employment Justice Center to learn more.read more
Are you a low income homeowner struggling to hold on to your home? Join Amy Gellatly of Neighborhood Legal Services Program to learn about how to take on these challenges, including taxes, repairs and title.read more