Pro Bono Ontario

Site: Telephone Service

Service: Free Legal Advice Hotline

Description & Services
Public Comments Note: any information provided to Pro Bono Ontario (PBO) staff or volunteers will be kept confidential; however, PBO sometimes provides statistical information to funders and stakeholders, but presents that information in aggregate so that it does not identify any particular person
Description (Agency) Offers a free legal advice hotline to Ontarians
Description (Service) Offers a free legal advice hotline 
  • Offers up to 30 minutes of free legal advice and assistance on civil matters (no family law or criminal law), such as: 
    • Going to court (civil matters only) 
    • Employment 
    • Housing 
    • Consumer issues, such as consumer debt and consumer protection 
    • Creating Powers of Attorney 
    • Corporate law for charities, non-profits and small businesses
    Note: lawyers on the hotline provide brief services; they do not create an ongoing lawyer-client relationship with the caller
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am, 1 pm-3:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-855-255-7256
Located In Community Ontario
Address Thunder Bay, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable