Legal Aid

Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota (LASNEM) is a non-profit law firm, assisting Northeastern Minnesota’s low-income citizens and older adults with their civil legal needs. LASNEM believes our legal system should be available to all individuals, regardless of ability to pay. The legal services we provide are designed to protect the basic needs of our clients

These Basic Needs Are

  • Food
  • Shelter
  • Medical insurance
  • Income
  • Safety

Services Include But Are Not Limited To

  • Eviction
  • Domestic violence prevention
  • Consumer debt
  • Creditor harassment
  • Government benefits
  • Divorces
  • Custody
  • Subsidized housing
  • Social Security over payments

Partially funded by the Older American’s Act, LASNEM’s Senior Citizens’ Law Project serves clients 60 years of age and older, regardless of income or assets.