To find free child support legal help, filers should first review available legal information provided by their state, and then they should access their state's courts website to view a list of available low-cost or free options, notes the California Courts website. Many courts also offer court-based self-help services that filers can utilize for legal information.Continue Reading
To find a free child support lawyer:
Before contacting a lawyer, review available child support legal information through a reputable organization, such as LawHelpCA.org. Filers may be able to complete necessary paperwork without hiring a lawyer.
Many organizations offer access to low-fee or free legal help, and court websites typically offer a list of available services, according to the California Courts website. Those in need may be able to find services through nonprofit groups, government agencies, lawyer-referral services, law schools, dispute resolution services or prepaid legal services plans.