By making this application, you agree that the Centralized Intake Unit may take up to 1 week to get back to you.
If you have an emergency or a deadline to meet, please CALL the Intake Unit at 1-888-201-2772 to apply for help, rather than using this online application. Protecting your legal rights is your responsibility.

Completing this application does not create an attorney-client relationship or mean that your case will be accepted. The information collected is used only to decide if you are eligible for our services. Legal Aid does not charge for our services.

If you are helping someone else complete this application, please be sure to enter the information for the person who needs help. It is very important that you enter your correct contact information.

You must meet certain conditions for Legal Aid to help you:
a. You must be low income. You will need to provide your income and asset information HyperLink
b. Your legal problem must be a type that we handle. We do not handle criminal cases or traffic violations. HyperLink
c. Your problem must be in our service area HyperLink
d. We cannot help you if we are already helping the person who you have the legal problem with.

If your legal problem does not fit or if you do not accept these conditions, you will need to find someone else to help you with your problem. If you do not know where to get legal help, you can call the Virginia Lawyer Referral Service at 1-800-552-7997.

I have read the above information and understand it. I know that I am responsible for taking any and all steps to protect my legal rights while waiting to see if I qualify for Legal Aid.