Austin, TX -- There are many situations one may experience that need legal answers. Have you been sued for a debt? Problems with your landlord or lease agreement? Is there a family member needing immigration status? Or, more personal, do you have family issues that may lead to divorce or custody arrangements?
[ClickPress, Tue Oct 03 2017] There are many situations one may experience that need legal answers. Have you been sued for a debt? Problems with your landlord or lease agreement? Is there a family member needing immigration status? Or, more personal, do you have family issues that may lead to divorce or custody arrangements?
Finding answers to these questions can be difficult, but on October 3, 2017 and every first Tuesday of every month, obtaining good, simple legal advice will be easy--just call 512-472-8303 for LegalLine, the free legal advice hotline between 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the Lawyer Referral Service of Central Texas.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) attorneys are available.
Se habla espanol.
What you need to know about LegalLine:
.What types of questions will be answered?
General legal questions dealing with most areas of the law—including divorce and custody, consumer issues, landlord tenant, wills, criminal matters, bankruptcy, injury cases, and business transactions. If there is no attorney available to answer your question, we will find someone to return your call the next day.
.Who will I be talking to?
LegalLine is staffed by attorney volunteers who answer legal questions and give brief advice.
.Will the attorney be able to answer my question?
Legal issues come in all shapes and sizes, LegalLine is only intended to provide assistance to common or general legal questions. If your matter concerns complex matters or facts, you may need to retain or hire an attorney.
.How long do calls last?
Volunteer attorneys keep calls as short as possible so that LegalLine can help as many people as possible. However, the length of calls varies depending on complexity. If you cannot get through due to high call volume, please be patient and try again.
.If I like the attorney I talk to, can I retain him or her?
Yes, LRS staff will gather more information to refer you to the attorney directly.
LegalLine is a free community service project available every first Tuesday of the month.
After this session in October, the next offering of LegalLine is scheduled for November 7, 2017. Attorneys will be answering calls from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., the number to call is (512) 472-8303 or toll-free 866-303-8303.