Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Gives immediate legal assistance to individuals who appear in court without a lawyer  
  • Provides information about legal rights, obligations and basic court procedure 
  • Helps negotiate or settle issues  
  • Reviews or prepares court documents to be filed 
  • Helps determines if further duty counsel services are required or if the matter requires Legal Aid Ontario's assistance in retaining a lawyer
 
Provides assistance in: 
  • the courtroom for child protection hearings 
  • garnishment and support hearings 
  • requesting adjournments 
  • arguing motions 
  • hearings for issues such as custody, access, or support where the issues are not complicated
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Must meet criteria for low income designation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-1920
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-8258
Fax 807-623-1925
Website www.legalaid.on.ca
Site Location Thunder Bay Courthouse
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 125 Brodie St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 0A3
 
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Intersection Brodie St N and Miles St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General