Free Civil Legal Services
Do you need help with family or housing problems? Are you having trouble getting or keeping public benefits? Do you have other problems that prevent you from finding or keeping a job? We may be able to help.
Who We Are:
Neighborhood Legal Services Program is a nonprofit law firm that provides free legal information, advice and representation to low-income District of Columbia residents. We are committed to equal access to justice for all members of our community.
Intake Hours for New Cases:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00 am- 3:00 pm
Call 202-832-NLSP (6577) or come to one of our three neighborhood offices for assistance.
November 3, 2014
Read on for spring internship openings, upcoming fall training opportunities, and pro bono opportunities.read more
October 31, 2014
NLSP clients, staff, alumni and partners reflect on NLSP's history and current impact.read more
Are you a jobseeker with questions about custody and child support? Do you believe that your custody and child support issues are preventing you from getting or keeping a job? As part of D.C. Public Library and Neighborhood Legal Services Program’s (NLSP’s) Removing Barriers to Employment series, NLSP attorneys will give a presentation on how jobseekers can deal with custody and child support issues, as it relates to their employment.read more
Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee? Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of these Jobseeker Clinics and meet with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve.read more