Legal Aid Ontario - Northeastern Ontario

Site: Sudbury - Northeast District Office - 40 Elm St

Service: Legal Aid Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Individuals may also call Legal Aid Ontario at their toll-free number to speak with legal aid staff, and access a variety of legal aid services, information, and advice.  
 
Toll-free: 1-800-668-8258
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 Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 Noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility
  • Legal issue must be one that Legal Aid Ontario covers 
  • Individual must have low income
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Geared to income and and may in some cases be free
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-673-8182
Toll Free Phone 1-866-366-4441
TTY Phone TTY: 1-866-641-8867
Fax 705-673-7249
Website www.legalaid.on.ca
Site Location Downtown
Located In Community Sudbury
Address Rainbow Centre Mall
40 Elm St, Unit 271
Sudbury, ON P3C 1S8
 
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Intersection Elm St and Notre Dame Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fees - Service