Pro Bono Ontario

Site: Law Help Ontario at Small Claims Court

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-628-3552
Toll Free Phone 1-855-255-7256
Site Information
Located In Community North York Central
Address & Map
47 Sheppard Ave E, Rm 305
Toronto, ON M2N 5N1
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Intersection Yonge St and Sheppard Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier-free washrooms * lowered elevator buttons
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name LHO ; PBLO ; PBO
Former Name Pro Bono Law Ontario (2016)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Walk In Clinic -- legal advice with a lawyer for Small Claims Court matters * approximately 30 minutes per visit * areas of law -- employment law, contract disputes, neighbour disputes, unpaid fees, credit card debt * Duty counsel assistance at trials, motions and settlement conferences * plain language information about claims process and court rules * assistance in identifying and filling out court forms * tip sheets and guides available * referral service to specialized resources * assistance by phone outside 40 kms of clinic
Hours Clinic -- Mon-Fri 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario -- those living 40 kms or more from office can apply for assistance by phone, within 40 kms use walk-in clinic
Eligibility Low income persons 18 years and older suing or being sued in small claims court * income and other eligibility information online
Application Walk-in * apply online for remote assistance
Languages English ; French - limited
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Legal Issues ; Community Legal Clinics ; Duty Counsel ; Legal Issues Education/Information ; Small Claims Advisory Programs

Agency Overview

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