Family Law Clinics
Meet with a lawyer for a 30-minute consultation about any family law issue (child support, custody, divorce/dissolution, legal separation, maintenance, parenting time, paternity).
Clinics are available at three locations (Apple Valley, Hastings, and West. St. Paul) and at different times (day and evening hours) during the month. Daytime appointments start at 1 p.m. Evening appointments start at 4 p.m.
Apple Valley - Galaxie Library
First Thursday (day)
Second Wednesday (evening)
Third Monday (day)
Last Thursday (day)
Hastings - Judicial Center
Second Thursday (day)
West St. Paul - Wentworth Library
First Tuesday of the month (day)
Third Tuesday of the month (evening)
To schedule an appointment, please call:
Apple Valley: 952-891-7135
West St. Paul: 651-438-8102
Also, it is helpful to bring any current court orders and other paperwork that will assist with the process.
Consumer Law Clinics
Meet with a lawyer for a 30-minute consultation about bankruptcy, debt collection, garnishment, mortgages, foreclosures, conciliation court or other consumer problems. Must be a Dakota County resident.
These clinics are held every Tuesday of the month (except December) from 1–4 p.m. at the Galaxie Library, 14955 Galaxie Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124
You must schedule an appointment. Call 952-431-3200 to schedule an appointment.
Conducted by the Legal Assistance of Dakota County, Ltd.
Criminal Expungement Clinics
Held on the second Tuesday of the odd months (March, May, July, September, November)) starting at 1:30 p.m. at the Galaxie Library, 14955 Galaxie Ave, Apple Valley, MN 55124. No appointment is necessary. Please call 651-438-8080 for more information.