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To request a referral, simply submit the attorney request form below. Within one business day,  you will receive an email with an attorney’s telephone number. If you submit during normal business hours, you may even receive a response within the hour!

All online referral requests are responded to via email.

Please be advised that the attorneys on our panel DO NOT provide free services.

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Is the attorney for someone other than you?
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If yes, what is that person's full name?

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*NOTE: The attorneys on our panel are licensed to practice in the state of Massachusetts.

Is this your first time you are requesting a referral from us for this legal issue?
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If you have more than one unrelated legal issue please submit a request for each

The NLG Lawyer Referral Service seeks to facilitate access to competent legal services at reasonable rates, especially to low and moderate-income Massachusetts residents. Our Attorneys DO NOT provide free legal services (i.e. pro bono)

If you have further questions related to rates, fees, or payment please click here to view our FAQ page.

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Please briefly describe your legal issue:

From the list below, please check the areas of law that may apply to your situation:
 Criminal (Defense) Federal Juvenile License Suspension Employment - Labor Law (Unions) Unemployment Workers' Comp SSI/SSDI Disability Discrimination - Public Accommodation Discrimination - Housing Discrimination - Disability Discrimination - Education Divorce Custody Guardianship DCF Child Support Employment - Discrimination Employment - Wrongful Termination Employment - Contracts Landlord Tenant Malpractice - Medical / Dental Malpractice - Legal Personal Injury Products Liability Consumer Protection Civil Rights LGBTQ Prisoners’ Rights Patients’ Rights FOIA/Privacy Act Police Misconduct Civil Disobedience Bankruptcy Debtor or Collections Taxes Contracts Real Estate Estates Wills Immigration Civil Litigation Elder Law ADR or Mediation Auto Accidents Patents or Copyrights Business or Commercial Organization Student Issues Environmental Law

How did you find out about the referral service? (check all that apply)
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All of the information on this page is required. Please ensure that all of the information in this form is filled out fully, including your full, legal first and last name. Without this information, we are unable to place referrals. Filling out the information properly the first time ensures that we are able to fulfill your request as quickly as possible. Thank you for your cooperation.