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January 24, 2019 - 12:08 pm

Free legal services provided by Community Legal Aid Services to low-income residents in Columbiana, Mahoning, Medina,...

January 10, 2019 - 12:53 pm

With tax season around the corner, Community Legal Aid offers tips on tax credits, where to go to file for free (...

January 10, 2019 - 10:37 am

Volunteer Opportunities for Law Students 2019 Summer Associate Program Community Legal Aid is a private non-profit law firm which works to bridge the gap between poverty and justice for those in need.  Legal Aid is the primary provider of free...

January 9, 2019 - 12:58 pm

Soon after the last bell of the day rings at Taft Elementary School, Community Legal Aid Staff Attorney Michelle Wrona...
Taft Elementary School Social Worker Mary Boyd (left) with Community Legal Aid Attorney Michelle Wrona Fox (right)

January 3, 2019 - 9:02 am

By Steven McGarrity Executive Director Community Legal Aid Services   As lawyers, our profession is...

December 27, 2018 - 7:31 pm

  Community Legal Aid is offering free workshops next month to anyone who may need legal assistance or who has an interest in these legal topics. All programs are taught by attorneys and are free and open to the public.   All Community...

December 21, 2018 - 1:26 pm

Happy holidays! Please note that our offices will be closed for the holidays starting Monday, December 24, and will reopen Wednesday, January 2.  You can apply for our services online any time at https://www.communitylegalaid.org/apply. We ...

December 12, 2018 - 10:18 am

Community Legal Aid Managing Attorney Marie Curry readies children’s books for Legal Aid’s Learning Is For Everyone (...

December 10, 2018 - 4:48 pm

Thomas Lyden, Igor Petrovich and Holly Torres recently joined Community Legal Aid as staff attorneys. Lyden, of Youngstown, serves Legal Aid’s family law team. Meanwhile, Petrovich and Torres work on Legal Aid’s housing and consumer team. “I love being...

December 7, 2018 - 10:32 am

Community Legal Aid Services, a nonprofit law firm serving the legal needs of low-income residents in Northeast and...

December 3, 2018 - 4:52 pm

Community Legal Aid is offering free workshops next month to anyone who may need legal assistance or who has an interest in these legal topics. All programs are taught by attorneys and are free and open to the public. All Community Legal Aid events can be...

November 30, 2018 - 1:44 pm

Community Legal Aid has been awarded more than $1 million in grant funding to help local domestic violence victims. Specifically, Legal Aid (CLAS) was awarded nearly $635,000 for its Justice for Victimized Families project in Trumbull County. Legal Aid...

November 30, 2018 - 1:42 pm

New online application helps Legal Aid clients get answers sooner AKRON - Each year, tens of thousands of residents throughout central northeast Ohio apply for services through Community Legal Aid. Thanks to technology upgrades, that process just got a...

November 30, 2018 - 1:41 pm

Non-profit sues property management company over predatory contract YOUNGSTOWN - Community Legal Aid has filed a lawsuit against Vision Property Management. The lawsuit, filed today in Mahoning County Court of Common Pleas, represents five Legal Aid...

November 19, 2018 - 9:21 am

All Community Legal Aid offices will be closed from Wednesday, Nov. 21, 3 p.m. until Monday, Nov. 26, 8:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.