If you have a legal problem and very low income, call Statewide Legal Services at 1-800-453-3320 or get free legal information at ctlawhelp.org.
As the Volunteer Attorney Programs are available in the areas of family or foreclosure law, clients may be facing a range of problems including but not limited to divorce, custody, child support, contempt, civil unions, grand-parent rights, loan modifications, foreclosure, foreclosure mediation.
The Volunteer Attorney Program runs in the Judicial District courthouse in a courtroom (if available) or a hearing room.
The CT Fair Housing Center conducts foreclosure clinics for homeowners. The training was adapted for the volunteer attorneys. Attorney Jeff Gentes, Foreclosure Prevention Attorney at the CT Fair Housing Center, conducts the Foreclosure Prevention Clinics. Currently, clinics are being offered in Hartford and Fairfield throughout 2013. Additional clinic dates will be announced as they’re scheduled.