Discrimination by Local Transit Systems Triggers Triple Legal Aid Collaboration

       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BRAZOS COUNTY, TEXAS—When a legal aid attorney learns of injustice, she responds by taking charge and working to remedy the harm. When a case is particularly egregious and the harm evident, a team of legal aid attorneys is often called for. In a case recently filed in federal court, … Continue reading Discrimination by Local Transit Systems Triggers Triple Legal Aid Collaboration

LSLA To Host Double Watch Party – Ever After: Stories of Violence, Accountability, & Healing

Houston & Conroe, TX - Lone Star Legal Aid will premiere Common Justice’s series of short videos with people who have survived or committed harm on May 17, 2018, from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm in two locations. Combined Arms 2929 McKinney Houston, Texas 77003 Lone Star Legal Aid 412 W. Lewis Street Conroe, Texas … Continue reading LSLA To Host Double Watch Party – Ever After: Stories of Violence, Accountability, & Healing

LSLA Hosting Veterans Disaster Clinic – Hurricane Preparedness Week 2018

Houston, TX - And just like that, it's almost hurricane season once again. Weather.gov’s Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 6-12, 2018) is the time to plan and prepare for a potential tropical storm or hurricane. Lone Star Legal Aid’s Military Veterans Unit and Hurricane Harvey Disaster Pro Bono Program are hosting a disaster clinic to help … Continue reading LSLA Hosting Veterans Disaster Clinic – Hurricane Preparedness Week 2018

LSLA’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Held an Offers in Compromise Pro Bono Clinic on Saturday

Houston, TX - Lone Star Legal Aid’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, together with volunteer attorneys from BP America and Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Pease LLP, hosted its first-ever - Offers in Compromise Pro Bono Clinic this past Saturday at Baker Ripley’s Tax Center. LSLA has a relationship with BP and Vorys as they are the … Continue reading LSLA’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Held an Offers in Compromise Pro Bono Clinic on Saturday

LSLA Named Grantee in Round 4 of Greater Houston Community Foundation’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Funds

Houston, TX – Lone Star Legal Aid has been awarded a $1,200,000 grant as part of the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, administered through the Greater Houston Community Foundation.  Lone Star Legal Aid is one of 27 local nonprofits that provide services to Houston and Harris County flood victims. Round 4’s focus is on four primary … Continue reading LSLA Named Grantee in Round 4 of Greater Houston Community Foundation’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Funds