Legal Advice Clinics

Due to COVID there is no in-person legal consultations. Legal consultations are currently done over the phone, please call if you would like to know more.

Washington County Law Library Provides three different Legal Clinics to the public, Family, Civil and Criminal. The purpose of these clinics is to assist and advice residents maneuvering the Washington County juridical system. Each resident will have a free half hour consultation with a volunteer attorneys. Please look at each clinic, what they offer, dates and times, and see which on is right for you.

If you are interested in attending one of these legal advice clinics, you can fill out the intake form at this link below. A law librarian will be with you once the intake form is submitted.

https://washcolib.org/FormCenter/Library-5/Legal-Advice-Intake-Form-74


Family Legal Advice Clinic

The Law Library holds our Family Legal Advice Clinics every first and third Tuesday of the month from 1:00-3:30pm, please check out the public library calendar for the dates and more details. If you are interested in speaking with a lawyer please call 651-430-6330 or email us at LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to set up an appointment. The Family Legal clinic covers issues such as:

  • Divorce, legal separation or annulment
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Paternity Issues
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Name Change
  • Domestic Abuse


Civil Legal Advice Clinic

The Law Library holds our Civil Legal Advice Clinics every second and fourth Monday of the month from 1:00-3:30pm, please check out the public library calendar for the dates and more details. If you are interested in speaking with a lawyer please call 651-430-6330 or email us at LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to set up an appointment. The Civil Legal clinic covers issues such as:

  • Default Judgment
  • Housing
  • Eviction and Eviction Expungement
  • Creditor/Debtor
  • Conciliation Court
  • Automobile Title Transfer
  • Consumer Issues
  • Judgement Collection


Criminal Legal Advice Clinic

The Law Library holds our Criminal Legal Advice Clinics every Wednesday of the week from 10:00-12:00, please check out the public library calendar for the dates and more details. If you are interested in speaking with a lawyer please call 651-430-6330 or email us at LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to set up an appointment. The Criminal Legal clinic covers issues such as:

  • Traffic Tickets
  • Criminal Process
  • Criminal Expungement
  • DANCO orders