Mid-Minnesota Legal Assistance (MMLA) provides general civil legal services to low-income and elderly people in 20 central Minnesota counties.It also provides legal services to elderly persons in two additional counties.MMLA provides these services through its three member corporations:the Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis (LASM), St. Cloud Area Legal Services, and Western Minnesota Legal Services.This structure allows MMLA to staff three offices in Minneapolis, as well as offices in St. Cloud, Cambridge and Willmar.
ProjusticeMN supports volunteer attorneys and legal aid staff attorneys handing cases through Minnesota legal services and volunteer attorney and Judicare programs. The site is free, and it offers an extensive library of forms and practice materials. ProJusticeMN.org serves as Minnesota’s online poverty law resource for anyone advising low-income or disadvantaged clients, including pro bono and legal services practitioners, law students, and faculty advising low-income or disadvantaged clients.
Twin Cities Christian Legal Aid was formed to “serve the poor, disabled and homeless by offering legal advice, limited assistance and spiritual counsel as well as referrals to Christian and other agencies in order to help individuals and their families become free of legal entanglements and become reconciled with God.”
ProjusticeMN has legal forms and practice materials on civil law, family law, immigration law, and real estate. Registration is free.
FastCase offers free legal research to Minnesota StateBar Association members including case law for federal courts and all 50 states; federal and state statutes, regulations, court rules and constitutions, newspaper articles, public records, federal filings, Minnesota State District Court Opinions, authority checks and more.
Find a Case offers free proximity and Boolean case searches.
MN Docs (formerly “HotDocs”) provides a menu of online service offered to Minnesota State Bar Association members.
Mn Docs charges a $25 annual fee to access 200 fully automated legal forms for probate, real property, family law, criminal law, and guardianship/conservatorship.
Consumer Lawyer has useful forms for debtors dealing with collection agencies.
Computer Law attorneys lists technology savvy attorneys who assist clients with eCommerce business issues, filing trademark registrations, litigating technology issues, and other computer legal issues.
Law Help MN features articles for consumers on a wide variety of legal issues in Minnesota.
New Business Minnesota is a publication designed to deliver information about essential resources to every startup business at a time when they are most in need and most receptive — during the first five months after registering with the state.