Legal Aid will be holding a free walk-in clinic from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Montgomery Elsner and Pardieck Law Office, 308 W. Second St., Seymour.
The first hour of the clinic for low-income residents will be for those who want general legal advice on adoptions, advance directives, family law, including changing child support, custody, divorce and parenting time, guardianships, landlord/tenant issues, powers of attorney, preservation orders, simple wills and small estates.
There will be an expulsion clinic from 4 to 5 p.m. Topics include the residential eviction process, negotiating with a landlord, getting free housing assistance, legal defenses against an eviction, hearings for damages, and sealing eviction records.
Individuals visiting the clinic can expect to receive a 10-minute consultation to answer general and eviction questions, offer legal information, or receive other limited in-person advice or pro se assistance on a first-come, first-come basis. first served. It is not necessary to register in advance.
Legal Aid is a nonprofit agency that provides free civil legal services, attorney referrals, and legal clinics to individuals in Pro Bono I District. Legal Aid serves the counties of Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Jackson, Jennings, Johnson, Rush and Shelby.
For more information, contact Kashmira Mehta at 812-314-2723.