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 on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays.

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 el lunes, miércoles o viernes.

Legal Aid is currently hiring for several positions. Please go to our Employment page for more information.

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

Legal Aid Announces its First Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Mar 04, 2022
ENROLLMENT IS OPEN FOR THE 2021 CAPITAL PRO BONO HONOR ROLL!
By Jodi Feldman, posted on Feb 03, 2022
Remembering Volunteer Staff Attorney Jim Springer
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Feb 01, 2022
Remembering Legal Services and Pro Bono Leader Mark Herzog
By Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, posted on Nov 23, 2021
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