BAR RESOURCES
Mecklenburg County Bar 704/375-8624
North Carolina Courts 919/890-1000
North Carolina State Bar 919/828-4620
​North Carolina Bar Association 1-800-662-7407
North Carolina Bar Association LRS 1-800-662-7660 or 919/677-8574
 
PRO BONO RESOURCES
North Carolina Free Legal Answers (NCFLA) -  This website allows you to ask a lawyer a specific legal question. By using this website, you are asking a lawyer to give you legal help on your specific legal questions but this does not mean they will represent you in court. They will be your lawyer for this limited purpose and will not do anything for you other than provide this help. 
Represents children in high conflict custody cases through its Custody Advocate Program. Volunteer attorneys are needed to serve as Custody Advocates. There are also programs to assist children who are facing suspension and expulsion from CMS, ensuring that these children get due process at these disciplinary hearings. MCB assists the CFCR by managing a twice yearly recruitment drive among Bar members for the Custody Advocate Program.
 
International House 704/333-8099
Promotes international understanding by serving as a center for diversity, advocating for people of diverse national backgrounds and facilitating professional and cultural exchange programs.
 
Legal Aid of North Carolina 1-866-219-LANC (5262)
The staff of Legal Aid of North Carolina - Charlotte Office provides legal assistance in civil matters (non-criminal matters) to eligible, low-income clients who have problems with their basic needs and live in the area surrounding Mecklenburg County .
Provides legal assistance in civil matters to low-income persons in the Charlotte area and in west-central North Carolina. Our mission is to provide a full measure of justice for those in need.

Safe Alliance 704/332-9034
Provides hope and healing to those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault by providing a continuum of critical crisis services to those victimized by domestic violence or sexual assault. They offer 24-hour crisis lines, shelter, hospital accompaniment, case management, systems advocacy, support groups, court advocacy and accompaniment, and counseling for victims and survivors.
 
LawHelp.nc.org is a joint project of Legal Aid of North Carolina, the North Carolina Equal Justice Alliance, the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation and Probono.net. LawHelpNC.org seeks to provide users with helpful, easy-to-understand legal resources and information in North Carolina.

SelfServe Center (filing fees may apply) 704/686-0210 -The SSC has been open since 1999. They began by providing forms for simple divorce to litigants who are representing themselves (pro se). The SSC now offers scores of forms in English and Spanish, clinics, videos and research resources for pro se litigants. MCB worked with the center to establish the Attorney for the Day program, in which volunteer attorneys meet with pro se litigants to help them with custody, visitation and divorce cases.
 
McDowell Street Center for Family Law (modest fees and filing fees may apply) 704/331-4774
 
 
GRIEVANCE AND FEE DISPUTE RESOURCES
Attorney Fee Disputes 919/828-4620

 

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