Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic scheduled in Galveston on Saturday, October 22, 2016. The clinic will be held at the Galveston VA Outpatient Clinic, 3828 Avenue N, Galveston, TX 77550 from 9:00 a.m. until noon.
No appointment is necessary. The clinic is co-sponsored by the Galveston County Bar Association and the Houston Bar Foundation’s Veterans Legal Initiative.
Any veteran, or spouse of a deceased veteran, can receive one-on-one advice and counsel at the clinic from a volunteer attorney in any area of law, including family, wills and probate, consumer, real estate and tax law, as well as disability and veterans benefits. Veterans who need ongoing legal representation and who qualify for legal aid may be assigned a pro bono attorney through the Houston Volunteer Lawyers to handle their case.
For more information about the legal clinic and other legal services for veterans, please call 713-759-1133 or visit www.hba.org.