Free Legal Help provides D.C. residents with legal and self-help information on topics related to D.C. and federal law, as well as referral information for D.C. legal services providers. is a project of the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center in collaboration with the D.C. Consortium of Legal Services Providers, and with funding from the D.C. Bar Foundation. provides general legal information only. The information provided is not legal advice, which can only be obtained from a lawyer. makes every effort to keep the legal education materials up–to–date but laws change frequently. Therefore, does not guarantee the accuracy of this information. is not an attorney advertisement or solicitation, or e–mail advice service.

By clicking on this link,, you are leaving the D.C. Bar's Web site. The D.C. Bar is not responsible for any information posted on