Legal

Domestic Relations Section (Bucks County)
100 N. Main St.
Doylestown, PA 18901
(215) 340-8068

Education Law Center
The Philadelphia Building
1315 Walnut St., 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-4717
(215) 238-6970
TTY: (215) 789-2498

Fair Housing Council of Suburban Philadelphia
Legal office represents the Fair Housing Act and can offer advice regarding the Act, housing discrimination, and legal rights and disabilities in regards to rental housing.
455 Maryland Dr., Suite, 190
Fort Washington, PA 19034
(267) 419-8918
(866) 540-3247 (Toll free)
Jim Berry, Executive

Legal Advocacy for a Woman's Place
Open weekdays from 9-4:30 p.m. A Woman's Place offers assistance filing protection from abuse orders, legal advocacy, representation, and court accompaniment.
100 Union St.
Doylestown, PA 18901
(215) 348-0445

Public Defender's Office
100 North Main St.
Doylestown, PA 18901
Attn: Cynthia L. Hallock
(215) 348-6047

www.PALawhelp.org (assistance with a variety of legal issues)

Welfare Law Line
Helps people with welfare questions
(215) 227-6485

Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Helpline/Intake: (877) 429-5994

Lower Bucks Legal Aid Location
Hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
David Bennethum, Esq., Managing Attorney
1290 Veterans Hwy, Box 809, Suite D-1
Bristol, PA 19007
Phone: (215) 781-1111

Middle/Upper Bucks Legal Aid Location
Hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Maryjane Kelley, Managing Attorney
108 N. Main St.
Doylestown, PA 18901
(215) 340-1818

Legal aid:
Legal aid helps low-income individuals who meet financial eligibility guidelines. There is no income limit for victims of domestic abuse.

Cases that legal aid handles include:
-Bankruptcy and debt relief
-Child custody and dependency issues
-Protection from Abuse
-Elder Law, Issues in Aging
-Barriers to employment including expungement/pardon of criminal records
-Government benefit issues including SSI, Unemployment compensation, TANF, SNAP, medical assistance, and LIHEAP
-Mortgage foreclosure, Landlord-tenant, and other housing issues
-Utility problems

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