The LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is D.C.'s oldest and largest civil legal services organization. Since 1932, Legal Aid lawyers have been MAKING JUSTICE REAL — in individual and systemic ways — for persons living in poverty in the District.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Legal Aid remains open but our offices are closed to the public. Please apply for services online or by the phone.

ACTUALIZACIÓN DE COVID-19: La Asistencia Legal permanece abierta pero nuestras oficinas están cerradas al público. Por favor solicite nuestros servicios en línea o por teléfono.

Legal Aid is currently hiring for a Domestic Violence/Family Law Staff Attorney, an Access to Justice Fellow, and a Senior Communications Specialist. Please go to our Employment page for more information.

The latest from Legal Aid’s blog, www.MakingJusticeReal.org

“40 at 50” Honorary Event Recognizes D.C. Pro Bono Leaders
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Apr 08, 2021
Reflections of a Domestic Violence Attorney
By Yoliara Ramos, posted on Mar 29, 2021
Longtime Legal Aid Pro Bono Volunteer David Reiser Receives 2021 William J. Brennan Jr. Award
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Mar 26, 2021
USDA Withdraws Appeal in Legal Aid Lawsuit Challenging SNAP Rule
By Nicole Dooley, posted on Mar 26, 2021
Stop AAPI Hate
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Mar 18, 2021

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COVID-19 UPDATE:

We are open, but offices are closed to the public, please apply for services online or by the phone Estamos abierto, pero las oficinas están cerradas al público, por favor solicite los servicios en línea o por teléfono