The Dakota County Library is offering legal assistance in consumer law, identity theft, divorce, and family law. Schedule a free consultation with a volunteer attorney.
Family Law Clinic
Receive a free 30-minute consultation from a volunteer attorney regarding Family Law matters, such as divorce, child custody, child support, visitation, paternity issues, spousal maintenance and domestic abuse. This clinic is a joint program of Legal Assistance of Dakota County, the Dakota County Family Court and the Dakota County Law Library.
Call 952-891-7135 to schedule an appointment.
Mondays, 1–4 p.m.
March 4 & 18, April 1 & 15, May 6 & 20
Wednesdays, 4–7 p.m.
Feb. 13, March 13, April 10, May 8
Thursdays, 1–4 p.m.
Jan. 31, Feb. 28, March 28, April 25, May 30
Call 952-891-7241 to schedule an appointment.
Tuesdays, 4–7 p.m.
Feb. 19, March 19, April 16, May 21
Wednesdays, 1–4 p.m.
March 6, April 3, May 1
Consumer Law Clinic
Get help with consumer law matters such as debt collection, garnishment, credit issues, foreclosures, contracts and conciliation court with a free 30-minute consultation from a volunteer attorney. Sponsored by Legal Assistance of Dakota County, Dakota County Family Court and Dakota County Law Library. Call 952-431-3200 to schedule an appointment.
Tuesdays, 1–4 p.m.
Jan. 8–May 28
Criminal Expungement Clinic
Discover whether expungement — asking a judge to seal a court record — is right for you. Learn about the process and discuss your situation with a volunteer attorney. Call 651-438-8080 for more information. No appointment required. Presented by the Volunteer Lawyers Network and Dakota County Law Library.
Tuesdays, 1:30–4 p.m.
Feb. 26, March 26, April 23, May 28
Preventing Medicare Fraud and Avoiding Scams
See examples of Medicare fraud and learn how to report it. Discover why seniors are targeted for scams, identify the top scams affecting seniors, and get tips to prevent being scammed. Presented by the Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging. Registration required.
Thursday, April 4, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Register beginning March 21.