Ask the Lawyer

United Way of Midland County and Legal Services of Eastern Michigan will no longer be hosting the Ask the Lawyer program. We want to thank the many lawyers and legal professionals who have volunteered their time to provide free legal advice to low-income residents throughout the years.

There are a number of ways that residents can continue to access free legal advice.

  • Legal Services of Eastern Michigan is a non-profit law firm that offers free civil legal assistance to low-income residents. Call them at (800) 322-4512.
  • is a new website supported through the State of Michigan to provide low-income residents with legal advice.
  • Anyone looking for a lawyer is encouraged to call the Michigan Lawyer Referral line at (800) 968-0738.
  • Area seniors who need assistance can call Lakeshore Legal Aid at (888) 783-8190 or Elder Law of Michigan at (866) 400-9164.