The following legal resources are a good place to start if you need legal information or if you are looking for legal representation.
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If you think you might have a legal issue, contact the Lawyer Referral Service to speak with someone who will connect you with a lawyer with expertise related to your problem. You can make an appointment with this lawyer for a 30 minute consultation for $25. Call the Lawyer Referral Service at: Call: 604.687.3221 or 1.800.663.1919 | Mon – Fri, 8:30am to 4:30pm.
If you know you have a legal issue and don’t know if you qualify for Legal Aid go to the Legal Services Society Website for their eligibility checklist.
*Access to legal aid: British Columbia’s legal aid resources are inadequate to meet the needs of people on low and fixed incomes. Check out our work to address this systemic issue and our efforts to improve access to justice.