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A collection of free legal advice by state across Australia.

Note: I will keep adding free legal advice centres as they are called for. If you have any free legal advice centres to add please leave them in comments.

 

  • Queensland

    cairns

    The Cairns Community Legal Centre provides a General Legal Service to people in Far North Queensland in relation to criminal law and traffic matters, family law, civil law, consumer rights, employment law, discrimination complaints, neighbourhood disputes and other matters.

    www.cclc.org.au
    enquiry@cclc.org.au
     Cairns, QLD

    1st Floor, Suite 1, Main Street Arcade
    85 Lake Street

    Freecall: 1800 062 608
    Tel: (07) 4031 7688

    Cairns & Townsville
     

    North Queensland Women’s Legal Service

     

    http://nqwls.com.au/

     

    Brisbane

     

    Caxton Legal Centre
    3 reviews · Social Services Organization
    1 Manning St
    (07) 3214 6333
     
    Legal Aid Queensland
    No reviews · Legal Services
    7/117 Brisbane Street
    (07) 3280 1168
     
    Legal Advisory Service (Brisbane)
    1 review · Solicitor
    10/15 Green Square Cl
    (07) 3999 8666
     
    QCAT
    1 review · City Courthouse
    259 Queen St
    1300 753 228
     
    Women's Legal Service
    1 review · Legal Services
    8 Ponsonby St
    (07) 3392 0644
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    Tasmania

    Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania
    No reviews · Legal Services
    64 Cameron St
    (03) 6328 4000
    Open until 5:00 pm

    Women’s Legal Service
    No reviews · Barrister
    (03) 6231 9466
     
    Hobart Community Legal Service
    No reviews · Legal Services
    166 Macquarie St.
    (03) 6223 2500
    Open until 5:00 pm

    The North West Community Legal Centre Inc.
     Legal Services
    62 Stewart Street
    (03) 6424 8720

    Launceston Community Legal Centre
     Non-Profit Organization
    1/97 York St
    (03) 6334 1577
     
    Hobart Community Legal Service Inc.
    No reviews · Legal Services
    7 Station Ln
    (03) 6265 1911

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    Victoria

    Legal Aid

    https://www.legalaid.vic.gov.au/get-legal-services-and-advice/free-legal-advice

     

    Federation of Community Legal Centres

     (03) 9652 1500

     

    Justice Connect

    (03) 8636 4400
    www.justiceconnect.org.au

     

    Women's Legal Advice

    Phone 03 8622 0600 (for metropolitan callers) or 1800 133 302 (for country callers)

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    South Australia

    Legal Services Commission of South Australia:
    THE LEGAL HELPLINE
    1300 366 424
    Monday to Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm

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    New South Wales
     
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    Australia Wide
     

    The Layperson's Guide to Australian Family Law


    This website is devoted to the special concerns of people facing serious and difficult challenges in their relationships.

    Our website offers advice, tips and resources to people struggling with having to make important decisions for themselves and about their relationships, their children and their futures.

    http://flwg.com.au/pg/start/index.php?keep_session=1208188527
     
     

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    Solicitors that are not free but do not work for community services...

    FIN-NSW has compiled the following list of solicitors and barristers who only act for parents. This information may be of use to parents when they are looking for a solicitor to represent them in the Children's Court.

    Solicitors

    Cameron Bell, Universal Law, Suite 6, 97 Stuart St., (PO Box 90), Mullumbimby, NSW 2482. Tel. 6684 6111. E-mail: notguilty@universallaw.com.au

    Paul Denmeade & Co., 2/98 Woodlark St., Lismore, NSW 2480. Tel.6622 2201. E-mail: lismorelaw@optusnet.com.au

    Graeme Dougherty, Dougherty and Smith, Cnr Patrick and Hurley St, Campbelltown, NSW 2560. Tel. 4625 5177, E-mail: graeme@doughertysmith.com.au

    Debbie Flynn, Debbie Flynn and Associates, 35A Gurwood St., Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650. Tel. 6921 1060. E-mail: flynn@debbieflynn.com.au

    Luke Geary, Salvos Legal Humanitarian, 86 Campbell St., Surry Hills, NSW 2010. Tel. 9213 3902. E-mail: luke.geary@salvationarmy.org

    Hal Ginges, Hal Ginges Co Pty Ltd., 81 Lurline St., Katoomba, NSW 2780. Tel 4782 2888. E-mail: hginges@pnc.com.au

    Ricardo Gonzales, Gonzales and Co., Level 8, 301 Castlereagh St., Sydney 2000. Tel. 9281 2225. E-mail: ric@gonzalesandco.com.au

    Dr. Patricia Hansen, Hansen Legal, Marsden Chambers, Suite 2, Level 1, 145 Marsden Street, Parramattta, NSW 2150. Tel. 0416 112 330. E-mail: patanhan@hotmail.com

    See www.hansenlegal.net.au

    Livermore Ray Ndou, Bazzi Lawyers, 93a Railway St., Rockdale, NSW 2216. Tel. 9597 5028. Fax 9597 5385. E-mail: lawyer@bazlaw.com.au

    Tim Mara, Rafton Family Lawyers, Shop 3 & 4, Ground floor, Jesse St Centre, 2-12 Macquarie St., Parramatta, NSW 2150. Tel. 9633 9888. E-mail: tim@rafton.com.au

    Marissa Sandler, Intellectual Disability Rights Service, PO Box 3347, Redfern, NSW 2106. Tel. 9318 0144. E-mail: marissa@idrs.org.au

    Gai Winn, Winn Legal, 74 Menzies Rd., Marsfield, NSW 2122. Tel. 9869 1286. E-mail: winnlegal@hotmai.com

    Sarah Harrod, Harrods and Associates, PO Box 1007, Petersham, NSW 2049. Tel. 8507 0156. E-mail: sarah@harrodslawyers.com.au

    Steven Ktenas, 23 Park Road, Carlton, NSW 2218. Tel. 9594 1418. E-mail: info@ktenas.com.au

    Neisa Shepherd, NIS Law, Level 1, 83 Brunker Rd., Broadmeadow, NSW 2292. Tel. 4927 6315. Fax 4927 6525. E-mail: neisha.shepherd@gmail.com

    Brian Samuel and Associates, Suite 1,Floor 1, 1465 Pittwater Road, North Narrabeen, NSW 2101.

    Tel. 9970 5372. E-mail: samuelb@bigpond.net.au

    Robert Tricca and Associates, Suite 5/6, 116 Queen St., Campelltown, NSW 2560. Tel. 4628 4993. E-mail: rtricca@hotmail.com

    Barristers

    Normally, a barrister has to be briefed by an instructing solicitor.

    Esther Lawson, Culwulla Chambers, 11/67 Castlereagh St., Sydney, NSW 2000. Tel. 9231 3462. E-mail: lawson@culwulla.com.au

    LeeMay Saw, Martin Place Chambers, 6th Floor, 65 Martin Place, NSW 2000. Tel. 8227 9600. E.mail:: saw@mpchambers.net.au

    Note:

    Some of the solicitors identified above may from time to time be appointed to represent a child or children in a Children's Court case.
    Should FIN-NSW become aware, at any point in the future, that a person named on this list is acting for Community Services then their name will immediately be removed from this list.