Veterans Benefits

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- Legal help for military members, veterans, and thier families

www.statesidelegal.org

 

Lawyers Serving Warriors

http://www.lawyersservingwarriors.com/

http://www.lawyersservingwarriors.com/what-we-do/

 

Directory of the National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates

https://vetadvocates.org/welcome/find-an-attorney/

 

StatesideLegal VA Benefits Quick Screening Guide

https://lawhelpinteractive.org/login_form?template_id=template.2010-11-02.0070174566

 

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors Manual - 2014 Online Edition

https://www.va.gov/opa/publications/benefits_book.asp

 

Arrested? What Happens to Your Benefits if You Go to Jail or Prison?

http://www.bazelon.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-06-29-New-SSA-and-Incarceration-Fact-Sheet-FINAL-VERSION.pdf

 

Statewide

Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs

http://www.tn.gov/veteran/

 

Middle Tennessee

Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Under the SSVF Program, Legal Services provides assistance to case managers, specialists, and Veterans and their families with legal issues that interfere with the Veteran’s ability to obtain and sustain permanent housing. Serves 20 middle Tennessee counties.

http://ssvfonline.org/

 

 

Additional Resources

FORMS: Standard Court Forms for all of Tennessee

http://www.tncourts.gov/forms-publications

 

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/search-help

 

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