The Legal Department does not and cannot give legal advice to individual citizens and businesses. The Legal Department only provides legal assistance to the city.
A list of Free Legal Help Clinics may be found here.
Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services has both phone (1-844-HELP4TN) and online resources.
If you have a personal legal problem and have a low income, you may be able to get legal help from:
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
The Rutherford/Cannon County Bar Association sponsors a Free Legal Clinic:
309 S. Spring St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Sign-ups begin at 3:00 p.m.
Limited spaces available.
No appointment necessary.
The Nashville Bar Association sponsors Dial-A-Lawyer on the first Tuesday of the month from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Call 615-242-9272 and you will be placed in the queue; wait time and availability will vary depending on available attorneys and number of calls.
Legal Aid and Pro Bono of Nashville can be reached at 615-244-6610.