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Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

1223 West Sixth Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Intake: 1-888-817-3777 or 216-687-1900
Service Categories: Legal Services
Serving: Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain Counties

Legal Aid Society provides free legal services to low-income individuals with civil legal issues, legal aid clinics, and on-line self-help services.

Contact on weekdays: Monday, Wednesday & Fridays 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.

Apply securely online for help 24/7:
The online application will take 10-20 minutes to complete. After you submit the online application, you will receive a phone call from Legal Aid within 2 business days. If you have a hearing within the next 10 days, we suggest either a phone or walk-in intake.

Apply in-person Locations: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Texting for information about Legal Aid - text 216.242.1544

Tenants can call the Tenant Information Line at 216.861.5955.  Tenants with questions about housing rights and remedies should leave a short message with name, phone number and question. A housing specialist will call back within 1 business day.

Elyria: 1530 West River Road North, Suite 301, Elyria, OH 44035

Jefferson: 121 East Walnut, Jefferson, OH 44047

Painesville: 8 North State Street, Suite 300, Painesville, OH 44077