The Self-Help Center provides Lee County citizens with limited legal guidance and low-cost attorney consultations through a partnership with Florida Rural Legal Services.
The legal assistance provided by the attorneys at the Self-Help Center is limited to Small Claims and Eviction Matters.
Attorney consultations may be scheduled in 15-minute sessions. The cost for an attorney consultation is $1 per minute and must be paid at the time the appointment is scheduled. The attorneys that provide legal assistance at the Self-Help Center cannot represent you in court. The attorney is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Additional Services Provided at the Self-Help Center
- Obtain copies of child & family support payment history
- Schedule time with an attorney for legal services (filing fees apply)
- Search & print court filings, including certified copies and notarizations