Texas

Lone Star Legal Aid (Nacogdoches Office) LSC Funded

http://www.lonestarlegal.org

Who We Are

Operating for more than 60 years, Lone Star Legal Aid (LSLA) is a non-profit law firm that now serves as the fourth largest legal aid organization of its type in the United States.  The firm provides free civil legal help to low-income persons who have immediate needs but cannot afford an attorney.  Headquartered in Houston, the organization operates another 14 branch offices and covers one-third of the state, including 72 counties in the eastern and Gulf Coast regions of Texas, and also four counties of southwest Arkansas, and has an eligible client population of almost 1.5 million at 125% of federal poverty guidelines. 

 

LSLA offers full reprsentation, advice/legal counsel, brief services, self-help clinics, community legal education, and referrals, as well as full representation in administrative hearings and county, state, and federal courts.  Practice areas include domestic abuse, health care, housing, employment, income maintenance, unlawful trade practices, education, civil rights, and disaster relief.

 

LSLA also manages special projects, such as clinics, and more. 

 

Cases are accepted on a priority basis.

Emergency intakes will be accepted during business hours.


If the line is busy please continue to hold or call back.

 

Intake is open Monday through Friday from  8:00  A. M. - 12:00 P. M. and 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Click the link below for a direct link to this office's page.
http://www.lonestarlegal.org/nacogdoches.pl

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Phone
Phone Number
800-354-1889 or 936-560-1455
Hours
Monday
8:00 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. ; 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Tuesday
8:00 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. ; 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday
8:00 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. ; 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Thursday
8:00 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. ; 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Friday
8:00 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. ; 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Documents

Documents relevant to the legal matter

Information

Emergency intakes will be accepted during business hours.

If the line is busy please continue to hold or call back.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Anderson County
  • Angelina County
  • Cherokee County
  • Houston County
  • Jasper County
  • Nacogdoches County
  • Newton County
  • Sabine County
  • San Augustine County
  • Shelby County
  • Tyler County

Available as circumstances dictate.

Income Guidelines

Household income must be 125% of the federal poverty level or below, however, with certain eligibility factors, we can go up to 200% of the federal poverty level.

Generally, clients are not asked to advance fees for litigation; no fees for legal services.

Your family's income should be at or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level
200
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
Yes
Eligibility Restrictions

This program does not serve: Immigrant; Prisoner

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Self-Help Materials
Emergency Instructions

What is an Emergency? An emergency legal matter is one where the person has been served with court papers; has a hearing scheduled; eviction set-out; utility cut-off; landlord lock-out; impending foreclosure; immediate termination from SSI, medicaid, or other governmental assistance without notice; domestic violence; abduction of child in some circumstances; and other situations considered on an individual basis.

800-354-1889 or 936-560-1455

Emergency intakes will be accepted during business hours.

General Contact Information

Address
Lone Star Legal Aid (Nacogdoches Office)
414 East Pillar St. (map)
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone
936-560-1455, Lufkin Line 936-634-3181
Toll Free
800-354-1889
Fax
936-560-5385
Website
http://www.lonestarlegal.org
Last Review and Update: Jun 25, 2014