We provide free legal advice, information and direct representation for low-income people of Thurston and Mason Counties with civil matters only.
We want to empower you to resolve your own legal problems.
If you want help, call the toll-free CLEAR line: 1-888-201-1014 between 9:15 am and 12:15 pm Monday through Friday.
If you are over 60, call CLEAR Sr. at 1-888-387-7111.
To help you navigate the legal system, we provide free legal clinics:
The Olympia Legal Advice Clinic meets the second, fourth and fifth Tuesday night in downtown Olympia. By appointment only.
The Domestic Violence Survivors' Legal Advice Clinic is held the first and third Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Clinic is held at SafePlace, 314 Legion Way in downtown Olympia. Appointments are not necessary.
The Housing Justice Project is held at TheThurston County Courthouse, Building 2. Clients must arrive no later than 8:30a.m. every Friday.
The Shelton Clinic in Mason County meets the first Tuesday of every month. Please contact us to make an appointment.
In a very limited number of cases, we refer cases for full representation. Priorities for referral are cases involving domestic violence, and cases where clients have extra barriers to self-representation such as a disability or limited English.
We cannot help you with immigration matters. Please call (206) 587-4009.
We cannot help you, if you already have an attorney.
We cannot help you with a criminal matter.