We are here to make a difference.

Our attorneys, staff, and volunteers handle civil legal matters for Minnesota’s most vulnerable people for no charge. With expertise and compassion, we work to provide basic legal protections so our clients can achieve security, self-sufficiency, and access to opportunity. In addition to direct legal representation, we work with policy makers, advocating equal rights and equal protections under the law.

At A Glance


Counties served covering
13,878 square miles

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Community Impact

Jul 05, 2021

Senior takes action for herself and her community

In the News

Aug 19, 2021

Minnesota Disability Law Center Press Release - Age 21 Lawsuit

What’s New

Jul 26, 2021

Legal Aid Clients Come Full Circle

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Celebrating 100 years.

Legal Aid began its second century of service in this community in 2013. Explore highlights of our first century of service here.

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