II. TAKE CASES
I will accept at least two (2) cases in the following area(s): Please note that Legal Aid will make every effort to accommodate your choice of subject area, but if no cases are available in that area, you will be contacted to take cases in the areas of greatest need.
Family Law - Last year, there were over 40 parents of minor children who needed assistance with custody. There were over 60 relatives who sought guardianship or temporary custody of family members.
Consumer Law - Last year there were 90 families who sought bankruptcy assistance, or had other consumer issues.
Housing Law - Last year we referred 60 families with eviction defenses or conditions and foreclosures.
Immigration Law - Last year over 90 adults and children sought help with immigration matters.
Veterans - Referrals from VALOR Project for areas not generally offered to other clients.
Other areas of law - Last year there were 100 cases in other areas of law.