Family Law Clinic
Fitzroy Legal Service has a free Family Law Clinic specialising in free legal advice on family law issues. The service is available on Thursday nights from 6.30pm to 9.00pm by appointments. All volunteer solicitors are certified to give legal advice.
This is not a drop-in service. To make an appointment, please contact us on 9419 3744.
Please bring as much supporting documentation as you can. You will meet with a paralegal volunteer who will make an initial assessment of your case before you see a solicitor.
Cases requiring legal representation may be referred to our day-time legal practice.
To be eligible for this service you must live, work or study in:
- Clifton Hill
- East Melbourne
- North Fitzroy, or
There is no cost.
The Family Law Clinic is located in the Fitzroy Legal Service office at 124 Johnston Street, Fitzroy.
The Melway reference is 2C B7 or 44 A4. Download a copy of the map from our brochure to locate us:
We do not accept volunteers for the Family Law Clinic, as it is a limited service.
All our clients are entitled to privacy, fair treatment and a safe and stress-free environment. Please see our Client Charter for more information.
If you would like to know more about the Family Law Clinic contact 9419 3744 or find some other helpful contacts, visit the Federation of Community Legal Centres site.