Ask-A-Lawyer Programs


PLEASE NOTE:  Our Ask-A-Lawyer program is currently telephonic only. We will continue to do our part to keep our community safe for as long as needed and will update you as the situation changes.  Debt, Small Claims, Family, Landlord/Tenant, and Probate currently have sign up options.  Please sign up below. 

If you need help in an area of law not listed above or if you have questions or need additional assistance please call 702-386-1422. 

Volunteer attorneys are needed to staff a range of Ask-A-Lawyer programs which provide free brief consultations to unrepresented individuals who have questions about a legal matter.

Family Law Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to pro se family court litigants in the areas of divorce, custody, guardianship, adoption, & name change.
When: Every Thursday from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Outside of Courtroom 7 at Family Court, 601 N. Pecos Road
Training: Volunteer Manual and Training Materials Available

Attorneys – volunteer today! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Participants – sign up for your free 15-minute telephonic consultation with an attorney!

Landlord/Tenant Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to unrepresented litigants with landlord/tenant issues.
When:
 Every Wednesday from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Civil Law Self-Help Center, Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave.
Training: Volunteer Manual and Online CLE Training available

Attorneys – volunteer today! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Participants – sign up for your free 15-minute telephonic consultation with an attorney!

Small Claims Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to unrepresented litigants seeking advice regarding small claims issues.
When:
 Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Civil Law Self-Help Center, Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave.
Training: CLE Training Materials Available.

Attorneys – volunteer today! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Participants – sign up for your free 15-minute telephonic consultation with an attorney!

Probate Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to unrepresented litigants seeking advice regarding probate issues.         
When: Every 2nd Tuesday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Civil Law Self-Help Center, Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave.

Attorneys – volunteer today! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Participants – sign up for your free 15-minute telephonic consultation with an attorney!

Debt Collection Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to unrepresented individuals seeking advice regarding debt collection issues.
When: Every 4th Tuesday from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Civil Law Self-Help Center, Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave.

Attorneys – volunteer today! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Participants – sign up for your free 15-minute telephonic consultation with an attorney!

Small Business Ask-A-Lawyer

What: Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, local volunteer attorneys and law firms, and Clark County have come together for the Small Business Seminars and Ask-A-Lawyer. Each seminar will include a presentation on a specific topic related to small business creation and operation, then participants will have an opportunity to do a 15-minute consultation with a pro bono attorney.
Where: West Charleston Library Auditorium

2022 Seminar Schedule:

Business Legal Entities
When: Thursday, June 16, 2022 from 5 pm – 7 pm

Participants – Register Now!

Attorneys – Contact Christena to volunteer! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Protecting Your Business
When: Thursday, August 18, 2022 from 5 pm – 7 pm

Participants – Register Now!

Attorneys – Contact Christena to volunteer! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Human Resources
When: Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 5 pm – 7 pm

Participants – Register Now!

Attorneys – Contact Christena to volunteer! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Intellectual Property
When: Thursday, November 17, 2022 from 5 pm – 7 pm

Participants – Register Now!

Attorneys – Contact Christena to volunteer! (PLEASE NOTE: this is only for attorneys who wish to volunteer)

Veterans Ask-A-Lawyer Program

What: Volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to veterans in all areas of law. The type of advice given varies greatly and can involve matters, such as VA benefits, outstanding criminal warrants, lost IDs, child support issues and much more. Volunteers have resource materials at their disposal.
When: Postponed – Return Date TBA
Where: Las Vegas VA Medical Center

Homeless Assistance Project 

What: In conjunction with Care Complex, volunteer attorneys are needed to provide brief consultations to homeless individuals accessing services at various sites in the community. The type of advice given varies greatly and can involve matters such as record sealing, lost IDs, child support issues, evictions and much more.
When:
 Postponed – Return Date TBA
Where: Care Complex, 200 Foremaster Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89101