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Free legal advice available

Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 8:16 pm

Legal Aid SocietyIska Hoole, attorney with the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, will be at the Lincoln County Courthouse on Monday, May 20, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. to meet with victims of domestic violence and other low-income individuals, who need free advice about civil legal problems or other matters.

Gail Corder, Circuit Court Clerk, or anyone in her office, can be contacted for directions to Ms. Hoole’s location in the courthouse.

The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands is a non-profit law firm that provides free legal help for people who have nowhere else to turn. The Tullahoma office of the Legal Aid Society serves clients in the Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Lincoln, Moore and Warren counties. The office is located at 123 NW Atlantic Street, Tullahoma, and may be contacted by at (931) 455-7000 or toll free at 866-898-0171.

Office hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Community education materials about a variety of legal matters (in English and Spanish) are available in the lobby of the Tullahoma office, most of the county courthouses in the seven counties above, the local Department of Human Service offices, and on the firm’s website www.las.org.