Free Legal Hotlines


LegalLine (provided by the Austin Lawyer Referral Service)

The Austin LRS offers its LegalLine on the 1st Tuesday of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The phone number to call is (512) 472-8303.

LegalLine (provided by the Dallas Bar Association)

The Dallas Bar Association offers its LegalLine on the 2nd and 3rd Wednesdays of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The phone number to call is (214) 220-7476.

LegalLine (provided by the Houston Bar Association)

The Houston Bar Association offers its LegalLine on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The phone number to call is (713) 759-1133. This service is also offered in Spanish on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the same phone number.

LegalLine (provided by the Tarrant County Bar Association)

The Tarrant County Bar Association offers its LegalLine on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The phone number to call is (817) 335-1239.

FreeLegalAnswers.org

This website allows you to ask a lawyer a legal question in writing. You will receive an email when an attorney has answered your question. Only those who meet certain criteria qualify for this service. The American Bar Association runs this service.

Legal Hotline for Texans Over Age 60 or Medicare Recipients

The Texas Legal Services Center offers a free legal hotline for Texans over the age of 60 or Texans who receive Medicare. The phone number to call is 1-800-622-2520.

Veteran’s Legal Assistance Project

The Texas Legal Services Center offers a free legal hotline for low-income Texas veterans and their families (with a focus on outreach to the disabled veterans who live in rural areas of the state). They provide assistance with civil legal questions. The phone number to call is 1-800-622-2520, option 2. The Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans program from the State Bar of Texas may also be able to connect veterans with free or low-cost legal assistance.