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August 19, 2019 - 2:33 pm

Two new resources now appear within the "Guardianship and Conservatorship" topic on the website: FAQs [frequently asked questions and answers] about the appointment of guardians and conservators for incapacitated adults: FAQs about Guardians and...

August 15, 2017 - 11:19 am

The Military & Veteran Legal Resource Guide is published by the Virginia Office of the Attorney General.  This booklet is a new resource for Virginia service members, their families, and veterans.  It explains the legal...

April 13, 2017 - 11:34 am

The Virginia Poverty Law Center is proud to announce the Statewide Senior Legal Helpline is live and running!  (844) 802-5910   This is a toll-free line offering legal assistance and advice for Virginians aged 60 or over.  Topics...

March 6, 2017 - 5:09 pm

The Virginia State Bar offers this pamphlet that includes information for low- and modest-income Virginians about obtaining legal services.

December 2, 2016 - 3:29 pm

The Virginia State Bar Special Committee on Access to Legal Services is pleased to offer access to a recording of the free public information webinar "What to Do When You Can't Afford an Attorney" held on November 29, 2016.  (One must register...

June 9, 2016 - 1:55 pm

Most courts in Virginia do not allow you to bring a cell phone or other electronic device into the building.  Plan ahead.  If you have a specific question or need, contact your local court before you leave home and arrive at courthouse security.