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Florida Name Change

This website is a free service to help residents of Florida update their legal name and gender marker on official government identification

Justice Scale

FloridaLawHelp.org

Understand more about your legal issue and other Florida legal/pro bono resources.

Disclaimer: This is not legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is being created.

Eviction Answer Builder

This guided interview will create an eviction response for you. Make sure to have your court papers ready, since we’re going to be answering questions about them.

Disclaimer: This is not legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is being created.

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Leon County Clerk of Court Pro Se Civil Forms

The Leon County Clerk provides many easy to fill forms and instructions for a variety of civil legal issues. Please call our office if you need help navigating these forms.

Leon County Clerk's Low Bono Center

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The Low Bono Center was created to provide limited legal guidance and low-cost attorney consultations. Attorney consultations are available and may be scheduled in 15-minute sessions, for up to 1 hour per day, per person.

The cost for an attorney consultation is $1 per minute.

 

The Low Bono Center is a collaborative partnership between the Tallahassee Bar Association and the Clerk's Office. All attorneys are referred by the Tallahassee Bar Association.

Note, the attorneys that provide legal assistance at the Low Bono Center cannot represent you in court.

 

To learn more contact Clerk_LowBonoCenter@leoncountyfl.gov or call (850) 606-4091.

 

 

The Self Help Center will assist only with the following case types:

  • Family Law (excluding restraining orders)

  • Child Custody/Child Support

  • Divorce

  • Paternity

  • And more

  • Small Claims

  • Residential Evictions


Services include:

  • Virtual Attorney consultations

  • Form completion assistance

  • Notary and copy services

Leon County Community Resources

The human services agencies listed  below may be able to help with other circumstances threatening your home, family, or living situation.

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2-1-1 Big Bend

Navigate through the maze of community services 24/7 with the help of a skilled counselor: confidential, anonymous, and nonjudgmental. Dial 2-1-1 or go online.

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Refuge House

Receive legal assistance to ask a judge for a legal order to keep your abuser away from you and your children, to stop someone form stalking you, or to keep someone who has sexually assaulted you.  Visit the Leon County Courthouse Injunction Office or dial 800-500-1119 24/7.

United Partners in Human Services

Links to agencies, programs, and organizations providing direct human resources in the Big Bend area