Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

Legal Assistance

Legal help for low-income individuals


Legal aid program that offers legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals, typically in the areas of disability law, elder law and family law

Free or low cost legal services help people who are unable to afford a lawyer get access to the court system.

Additional Information

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to people with low incomes in central Minnesota. Staff assist clients with a variety of legal issues. Services range from educating clients about their rights, to advocating on their behalf and representing clients in court.

Free civil legal aid for:

  • Debt collection and garnishment issues
  • Denial or termination of public benefits
  • Disability-related cases
  • Divorce and child custody
  • Domestic violence
  • Elder abuse
  • Health Care Directive
  • Housing discrimination and evictions
  • Immigration and citizenship
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax issues
  • Nursing home problems
  • Power of Attorney


  • Area Served by County
    • Hennepin County
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients
    • Private pay
  • Specialization
    • Family
    • People with low income


Low-income or elderly Minnesota residents.

Criminal and personal injury (or any case where there would be damages awarded) cases are not eligible.

Application Instructions

Online application


111 N 5th St, Ste 100, Minneapolis, MN, 55403

Area Served

Hennepin County

For Social Security Disability help: Anoka, Chisago, Hennepin and Wright counties

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 612-332-1441
  • TDD: 612-332-4668


Other Locations

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