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Legal Aid of North Carolina - Sylva Office LSC Funded

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 - Sylva 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 Sylva, NC:    


   Cherokee County
   Clay County
   Graham County
   Haywood County
   Jackson County               
   Macon County
   Qualla Indian Boundary         
   Swain County   

The Sylva Office also serves eligible clients in the Qualla Indian Boundary, which is served through weekly office hours at the Cherokee Court house in addition to the general intake conducted at the Legal Aid office located in Sylva, NC.  The Sylva Office of Legal Aid of NC also has a satellite office located in Hayesville, NC.

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

General Contact Information

Legal Aid of North Carolina - Sylva Office
1286 West Main Street, P.O. Box 426 (map)
Sylva, NC 28779
Toll Free
1-800-458-6817 (toll-free; for clients only)
FAX: 828-586-4082
Last Review and Update: Jun 20, 2017

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