We are the largest funding source for civil legal aid programs in the Commonwealth.

The Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation was established to ensure that low-income people with critical, non-criminal legal needs would have access to legal information, advice, and representation.

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My legal aid attorney was heaven-sent.

Daniele Bien-Aime
Daniele Bien-AimeRead more

Legal aid is there for people like me.

Remon Jourdan
Remon JourdanRead more

If you can’t die and go to heaven, the next best thing is having a legal aid lawyer.

Isabel Praeger
Isabel PraegerRead more

I’m proud that my case set a precedent for other working parents.

Carmelita T.
Carmelita T.Read more

Finally I can move forward thanks to my legal aid attorneys.

Leigh Ainsworth
Leigh AinsworthRead more

If I didn’t find legal aid, I would have lost my house.

Mike Gabriel
Mike GabrielRead more

Legal aid fought for us. To put it simply, we had a champion.

TracyLee Boutilier
TracyLee BoutilierRead more

I knew there was light at the end of the tunnel.

Lynnicia Barnett
Lynnicia BarnettRead more

Charlene was able to keep her home thanks to legal aid.

Charlene Julce
Charlene JulceRead more

I know that without Melissa’s help, I would have lost everything.

Randy Haley
Randy HaleyRead more

[My legal aid attorney] was fantastic. I couldn’t have asked for anyone better.

John Hancock
John HancockRead more

Without legal services, we would have been left in the streets.

The Ma Family
The Ma FamilyRead more

I have worked all my life and never imagined I would be in a situation like this.

Ronica Jackson
Ronica JacksonRead more

I was extremely pleased with [Ali’s] services and effort.

Antonia Figueroa
Antonia FigueroaRead more

I didn’t know what to do. Now I know I’ll get the money back.

Pedro Vasquez
Pedro VasquezRead more

Thanks to legal aid, Mrs. Doyle was able to live independently with the help of home care services.

Rose Doyle
Rose DoyleRead more

I didn’t know where to go. I’m very thankful for legal services.

Hong Nguyen
Hong NguyenRead more

[Our legal aid attorney] had it all under control and she did it in fine fashion.

Lou & Janice Gray
Lou & Janice GrayRead more

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