Student Legal Assistance Society

Legal Assistance

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Description
Provides legal assistance and representation by law students (who are supervised by lawyers) for those who are unable to afford the services of a lawyer.

Service offers:

  • representation of clients with criminal, traffic, bylaw, family, or civil matters in the Provincial Court of Alberta
  • legal outreach clinics providing summary legal information at the Calgary Dream Centre, Calgary Urban Project Society (CUPS), Alpha House, Discovery House, and Inn from the Cold
  • assistance to students with academic appeals
Key Provider: law students at the University of Calgary
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to low income clients. Provincial Court does not handle any Court of Queen's Bench matters, real estate matters, wills and estates, or indictable criminal matters. Contact for details.
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service, contact 403-220-6637 to schedule an appointment.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time varies from 1 to 2 weeks.

Telephone
403-220-6637
Fax
403-282-0473
Web Site
http://www.slacalgary.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation
Last Updated On
March 11, 2020
Address
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM