Self-Help Center in Douglas County where low-income people can access legal resources including computers, forms, and self-help clinics. 209 S. 19th St. Suite 200, Omaha. Hours may vary. Call 402-348-1069, or toll-free 1-888-991-9921.
Self-Help Center in Lancaster County where low-income people can access legal resources including computers, forms, and self-help clinics. Located in the Terminal Building, 941 O Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Call 402-435-2161 or toll-free 1-800-742-7555
Nebraska State Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer's Project
Lawyer referral service 402-986-6501. Handles civil cases only. Works with private attorneys to place civil cases for free or low cost to low-income individuals. Because there are usually more requests for assistance than there are attorneys to accept cases, civil legal problems are ranked by priority, with the most urgent needs receiving attention first.
Works with Legal Aid of Nebraska, Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project. Phone: 402-438-8853
Creighton Law School Clinics
The Civil Law Clinic offers free legal assistance on civil matters to low-income residents of Douglas County, Nebraska. The Community Economic Development (CED) Law Clinic is committed to encouraging economic growth and stability within under-served communities in Nebraska.
Nebraska Supreme Court State Library
Offers access to legal resources including access to the internet to do legal research. Located in room 325 of the State Capitol Building in Lincoln. Call 402-471-3189.
Library of Congress Guide to Law Online
This metasite indexes online resources for legal information worldwide. Most of the resources are briefly annotated, and all are free, quality sources of information
Creighton University Law School Library
The Creighton Law School Library is located in Omaha on the corner of 21st and Cass Streets on the second floor of the Ahmanson Law Center. Phone:402-280*5541
Referrals to private attorneys are available. Private attorneys may charge for their services.
Nebraska State Bar Association Lawyer Referral (Find-A-Lawyer)
The Lawyer Referral Service is provided by the NSBA for individuals who need a lawyer licensed to practice in the State of Nebraska and are not familiar with the legal community. In Lincoln call 402-475-7091; Outside Lincoln call toll-free at 1-800-927-0117.
Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR)
The ODR in the Administrative Office of the Courts oversees the development of dispute resolution and collaborative problem solving programs in Nebraska. Services are available in centers in Kearney, Omaha, Lincoln, Scottsbluff, Fremont and Beatrice.