Call Us at: 954-765-8950 | Open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Call Us at: 954-765-8950 | Open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

Consumer Rights

Areas of Legal Service

Consumer Rights

Legal Aid Service of Broward County provides free legal assistance to eligible Broward County residents. Our Consumer Law attorneys provide advice, education, pro se assistance, and representation regarding civil legal issues stemming from debt. Whether debt is due to loss of income, medical bills, victimization, aging, or other reasons, we may be able to assist with the following legal issues:

  • Debt Collection
  • Consumer fraud
  • Illegal/unenforceable contract
  • Unethical vendors
  • Wage or bank garnishment
  • Expungement of criminal record
  • Bank or homeowner/condo foreclosure
  • Mortgage modification
  • Real-Estate tax lien
  • Predatory lenders
  • Driver license reinstatement
  • Auto repossession

Our Focus

  • Supporting family stability and employment
  • Preserving and increasing disposable income
  • Resolution of fraud, illegal, and predatory contracts
  • Reinstating drivers’ licenses as a means of stability
  • Preserving home ownership

Eligibility

  • Broward County resident
  • Household income cannot exceed 300% of the federal Poverty Level (FPL)
  • For case eligibility questions call 954.765.8950

Intake

*Note: because of Covid-19 our offices are closed for walk-ins, please call 954.765.8950 for assistance

  • Clients are assisted by appointment only
  • For assistance or to schedule an appointment call 754.312.3350
  • Clients should prepare all documents relevant to their situation for review
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