Upcoming Civil Legal Clinics

Free family law clinics are scheduled to assist low income people with family law matters including guardianships, adoptions, child support, custody, visitation, uncontested divorces, emancipation of minors and name changes. For more information about the subject matter of a particular clinic, and to determine eligibility for free legal assistance, call or e-mail the Mississippi Access to Justice Commission at 601-960-9581 or nmclaughlin@msbar.org, or the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project at 601-882-5001 or mvlp@mvlp.org.

Clinic Schedule:

More details will be posted later.

Pascagoula, September 20, 10 a.m., Jackson County Courthouse, Pascagoula. Topics include uncontested divorces without children, name changes, and uncontested guardianships.

Lucedale, George and Greene counties, September 20, 10 a.m., George County Courthouse, Lucedale. Topics include uncontested divorces without children, name changes, and uncontested guardianships.

Greenville, September 26, 9 a.m., Pro Se Legal Clinic, Washington County Courthouse;

Iuka, September 30, 2 p.m., Tishomingo County Courthouse. Must be resident of Tishomingo County;

Bay Springs, October 22, 9 a.m. to noon, Pro Se Legal Clinic, Jasper County Courthouse, 27 West 8th Avenue. Topics include irreconcilable differences divorce, guardianship, conservatorship, wills and power of attorney. Pre-registration is required. Click here for more information.

Jackson, October 24, Hinds County Expungement Clinic. Pre-registration is required.

Pontotoc, October 29, 3 p.m., Pontotoc County Chancery Building;

Tupelo, November 12, 1 p.m., Lee County Justice Center, Third Floor;

Sunflower /Humphreys counties, November 14, location and time TBA. Topics include uncontested irreconcilable differences divorce, desertion divorce, uncontested guardianship and name change. Pre-registration is required.

Gulfport, December 5, Guardianship Clinic, Harrison County Courthouse. More details TBA.

Greenville, December 12, 9 a.m., Pro Se Legal Clinic, Washington County Courthouse.