Muskegon Legal Aid Office

To request services related to legal matters, call 231-726-4887 or use our online request. Have you ever used this desk for anything? What did you think? The lawyers of this firm see clients only by appointment. Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The office is closed daily from 12:00 to 13:00 to 12:00. Legal Aid of Western Michigan has a dedicated staff who provide legal assistance to eligible clients. Legal aid provides legal advice and representation in a variety of areas, including consumer matters, family matters, housing matters, government benefits such as SSI, food stamps and Medicaid, and other “non-fee-generating” matters. Legal aid does not deal with criminal cases. If you have a low income and are charged with a crime, contact the court to ask for a lawyer. Those eligible for free legal advice from Legal Aid of Western Michigan are low-income individuals and seniors (60 years of age and older). Services are for people who have reached or slightly exceeded the federal poverty line. Families receiving government benefits or working in lower-paying jobs are most likely to be eligible for services. Legal Aid of Western Michigan (LAWM) is a not-for-profit law firm that provides advice, brief services and representation to low-income individuals.

LAWM`s practice areas include housing, family law, public service advocacy, consumer affairs and education. LAWM serves 17 counties in southwestern Michigan from its five offices in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph. YWCA of West-Central Michigan (616) 459-468125 Sheldon Boulevard SEGrand Rapids, MI 49506Family Violence and Family Our Muskegon covers Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana and Osceola counties. For callers using relay services, dial 711 and ask the operator to call 231-726-4887. The TTY number for Legal Aid Western Michigan is 616-727-0916. There is parking on Third Street and Morris Avenue. Street parking is also available. Need help filling out divorce paperwork after many attempts to try to retrieve information online. And my spouse insists on having half of everything and I pay all the bills in this house.

all the furniture I owe to my name, only a lot of rent is in my name only Van is in my name only our house has both names on the title he was in prison 19 months I supported him there and more housekeeping and he came out since July 30, 2019 and I still pay everything. He repairs the van and the house if necessary. He`s an alcoholic and can`t do that anymore. Western Michigan Legal Assistance (616) 774-067225 Division Ave S, Ste 300Grand Rapids, MI 49503Bankruptcy, Civil Liberties, Consumer and Criminal Law 450 Morris Ave Muskegon, MI – 49440 Phone Number: (231) 726-4887 Fax: (231) 728-5217 Community Partner Contact: Victoria Baker 231-220-0091 WISE (800) 374-9473PO Box 1249Big Rapids, MI 49307Family Violence and Domestic Education • B.A. – Michigan State University (1981) • JD – Wayne State University (1984) You will work with counsel and Advocacy Law together management (CALL) to seek out new clients. Use the legal aid guide or call 1-888-783-8190 to see if they can help. Previous work Legal Aid Society of Toledo – Assistant Public Defender Previous work • Supervising Lawyer – Legal Aid Western Michigan • Staff Attorney – Muskegon County Friend of the Court Education BA – Alma College (2009) JD – University of Toledo School of Law (2014) West Michigan Fair Housing Center (616) 451-298020 Hall Street SEGrand Rapids, MI 49507Civil and Real Property Rights Telephone lines are open on Mondays, Tuesday, Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 12:00 p.m.

to 6:00 p.m. Education • BS – Devry University • JD – Western Michigan University Thomas Cooley Law School (2014).