Dade Legal Aid (DLA) is a nonprofit agency dedicated to serving the unmet legal challenges of multi-generational residents in our community: children, foster teens, women, families, the elderly and others in need without access to justice. DLA is transforming lives with strategically based offices across Miami, mobilizing staff and pro bono attorneys and 100% Law Firm Participants, making “access to justice” a reality every day.  In addition to direct representation, dozens of Specialty Clinics such as Wills on Wheels, Habitat for Humanity and Venture Law are evidence of close collaborations with a wide range of partners to benefit the neediest members of society. To Support Critical Legal Services to the Poor, Click Here.

 

To hear from our clients, Click here. See below for testimonials

“I would like to express my gratitude to Dade Legal Aid for the way they handled my divorce.  Mrs. Robbins is an excellent professional and also a very humanitarian person who made sure that I was aware of every step of the process but also assured me and comforted me..I would have not known what to do if they were not there to assist me,” Client.

This is a wonderful organization. I am so grateful for the opportunity you gave me this summer.  It meant so much to be helping people in need. I don’t want to leave but I have to finish law school but when I come back you can count on me for anything. Every time I think of you and Put Something Back the first words that will come across my mind will be Rock StarsSummer Intern.

On behalf of Our Kids, thank you for providing multiple pro bono attorneys at various stages in complex teen cases.  Thank you to each of you for your cooperation, support and participation,” Our Kids.

There is nothing more rewarding than seeing the joy on a client’s face when I have been able to help them work through their difficult situation,” Debi Evans Galler, Berger Singerman.

I am thrilled to have the pleasure of assisting Dade Legal Aid by putting on a judicial seminar with the best Family Bench in Florida that helps recruit thousands of pro bono lawyers to handle family law cases and represent children as guardians,” Jerry Kornreich, Kornreich & Associates.
 

“Thank you for dealing with my emotions, tears, phone calls and emails and for advocating for me. Thank you for taking my case, being my voice and for allowing me to express how I felt without feeling judged. Thank you for showing kindness, respect and professionalism. You are amazing at what you do. Thank you again,” Client.

I want to once again thank Dade Legal Aid for the insight and creativity that your attorneys demonstrate in each of your cases,” Miami-Dade County Judge, Juvenile Division.

“I had the privilege of having one of your attorneys before me and was thrilled to see an attorney give so graciously of their time and resources to provide quality legal representation to someone facing foreclosure of their home. The case was resolved and the client was extremely satisfied with the results.  You are running a wonderful program worthy of the highest praise,”  Miami-Dade County Circuit Court Judge, Civil Division.

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