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Legal Aid Ontario
Northeastern Ontario - Legal Aid Services, Sault Ste Marie - 426 Queen St E
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Provides legal assistance for low-income people
Services include:
  • Legal representation for eligible clients who appear in court without a lawyer
  • Legal aid applications and information over the phone
  • Legal resources and referrals to other social assistance agencies
  • A certificate program for complex and serious cases
Areas of law served include:
  • Criminal
  • Domestic violence
  • Family
Does NOT cover applications for:
  • Wrongful dismissal
  • Change of name
  • Personal bankruptcy
  • Power of attorney
  • Money lent to others or money owed to others
  • Sponsorship of relatives
  • Commercial litigation
  • Real estate matters and libel
  • Defamation and slander
Hours of Operation
Hours not specified
Eligibility
  • Income must fall within specified range
  • Legal issue must be one that is covered by Legal Aid
Application Process
Must call 1-800-668-8258 to apply
Fees
Service - Geared to income and in some cases may be free
Accessibility
Unknown
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
August 22, 2018