Legal Services Alabama (LSA) has eight offices and a centralized Call Center, working together to fulfill its mission statement: To serve low-income people by providing civil legal aid and by promoting collaboration to find solutions to problems of poverty. These offices are located in Anniston/Gadsden, Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Selma and Tuscaloosa. LSA offices handle civil cases only. Each office has lawyers licensed to practice in Alabama and other staff who know how to help low-income people resolve their legal problems.

How does LSA help people?

  • by providing representation on critical legal matters in judicial and administrative forums

  • by providing timely legal counsel and advice

  • through community education about rights and responsibilities (“preventative” law)

  • by providing effective mediation services that help clients and keep disputes out of the court system

  • through development and distribution of legal self-help materials and forms