Veterans and Military Legal

Below you will find links to written information, forms, and also how to ask a lawyer a question and/or how to get a lawyer to represent you. Some areas of the state have more information than others.  You may wish to look at information from other areas as well as your own.

 

National

Stateside Legal

http://statesidelegal.org/

National website with legal help for veterans/military personnel and their families

 

National Veterans Legal Services Program

Request assistance with discharge upgrades for veterans from all eras

 

American Bar Association Operation Home Front Information Center

http://www.americanbar.org/portals/public_resources/aba_home_front/information_center.html

The Information Center features easy-to-understand information about a variety of legal issues military family face everyday

 

Statewide

Wills for Heroes clinics

http://www.tba.org/programs/wills-for-heroes

The Tennessee Bar Association Tennessee Young Lawyers Division hosts Wills for Heroes clinics across Tennessee. Check the schedule here for an event in your area or to request an event in your area.

 

Additional Resources

LEGAL ADVICE:

Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online

https://tn.freelegalanswers.org/

 

FIND REPRESENTATION:

Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County

http://www.tals.org/directory

 

Hometown Support:

Legal Help for Our Military

http://www.tba.org/info/hometown-support-legal-help-for-our-military

Pro bono legal help sponsored by the Tennessee Bar Association and TALS

 

Still need assistance? Please speak to a librarian at your local library – they may have additional resources to assist you.

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