Legal Aid Ontario - Northeastern Ontario

Site: Sault Ste Marie - 426 Queen St E

Service: Legal Aid Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides legal assistance for low-income people
 
Services include: 
  • Legal representation for eligible clients who appear in court without a lawyer 
  • Legal aid applications and information over the phone 
  • Legal resources and referrals to other social assistance agencies 
  • A certificate program for complex and serious cases
 
Areas of law served include: 
  • Criminal 
  • Domestic violence  
  • Family  
  • Immigration and refugee
 
Does NOT cover applications for
  • Wrongful dismissal 
  • Change of name 
  • Personal bankruptcy 
  • Power of attorney 
  • Money lent to others or money owed to others 
  • Sponsorship of relatives 
  • Commercial litigation 
  • Real estate matters and libel 
  • Defamation and slander
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility
  • Income must fall within specified range 
  • Legal issue must be one that is covered by Legal Aid
Application Must call 1-800-668-8258 to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Geared to income and in some cases may be free
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-8009
Toll Free Phone 1-800-495-8180 
Application: 1-800-668-8258
TTY Phone 1-866-641-8867
Fax 705-673-7249
Website www.legalaid.on.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 426 Queen St E
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 1Z5
 
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Intersection Queen St E and Elgin St
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fees - Service