Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Gives immediate legal assistance to individuals who appear in court without a lawyer  
  • Provides information about legal rights, obligation and the court process 
  • Provides assistance in the courtroom for bail hearings and sentencing 
  • Assists with diversions, guilty pleas and sentencing 
  • 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 specialized courts such as: 
  • Mental health 
  • Drug treatment 
  • Domestic violence 
  • Aboriginal persons (Gladue) court
 
Note: Criminal duty counsel cannot assist with trials
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served North Bay
Eligibility Must meet financial eligibilities and legal matter must be covered by Legal Aid Ontario
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Contact Information
Office Phone 1-705-497-1184
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-8258
TTY Phone 1-866-641-8867
Fax 1-705-497-1527
Website www.legalaid.on.ca
Located In Community North Bay
Address 360 Plouffe St, 2nd Fl
North Bay, ON P1B 9L5
 
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Intersection Plouffe St and Main St W
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit