Legal Aid of North Carolina - Durham Office

General Contact Information

201 West Main Street, Suite 400
Durham, NC 27701

How to Get Help

Phone Number 919-688-6396, 1-800-331-7594
  • Monday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Please be ready to bring all documents that are relevant to the legal issue at hand.


We have different locations in different counties. If you are eligible for an appointment, you will be directed to a site convenient for you.


Who We Are

Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) is a statewide, nonprofit law that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.   The legal staff of Legal Aid of NC - Durham Office provides legal assistance in civil matters to eligible, low-income clients who have problems with their basic needs and live in the seven-county area surrounding Durham, NC:

  Durham County       
  Caswell County
  Franklin County
  Granville County
  Person County           
  Vance County         
  Warren County    

Please note that Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) does not provide legal assistance via E-mail. Rather, please telephone or come to the LANC office to request assistance.  

Who We Serve

  • Caswell County
  • Durham County
  • Franklin County
  • Granville County
  • Person County
  • Vance County
  • Warren County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

as needed.

Income Guidelines

There are some limited exceptions. Please call the Legal Aid of NC office in Durham to see if you are eligible.

Your family's income should be at or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level 125
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair? Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? Yes
Eligibility Restrictions

This program does not serve: Prisoner

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials
Description of Services

Community Education

Last Review and Update: Jun 20, 2017
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