Legal Assistance

Student Legal Assistance Society - Calgary


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 Aventa, Alpha House, Calgary Dream Centre, the Calgary Urban Project Society (CUPS), Discovery House, and Inn from the Cold
  • assistance to students with academic appeals

Key Provider: University of Calgary law students
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to low income individuals.  
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to book an appointment
  • visit website for details

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 -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
August 28, 2023
Address
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

Closed on statutory holidays.