When the time comes to find legal services for Veterans, you need to know who to trust. Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center helps local Military Veterans across Colorado find legal help along with other Veteran services to assist in the transition to and during all aspects of their civilian life.  Mt. Carmel strives to find reputable legal services for Veterans in the Colorado Springs and Pueblo areas. Whether through legal services, Veterans legal aid, or local clinics, we have the connections you need to get help fast. Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center aims to help local Military Veterans with legal services, just as we are always here to support your overall wellbeing.

What are Legal Services for Military Veterans?

There are many times when legal help for Veterans may be needed. Whether you need legal advice and consultation, or are looking for help with a landlord, debt collection,  harassment, overpayments, bankruptcy, or foreclosure, we can help you find the appropriate Veterans’ legal services. Talk to our team today to see what services might be available for your situation.

Pikes Peak Justice & Pro Bono Project

Mt. Carmel Veterans Center connects local Military Veterans seeking legal aid/services with the Pikes Peak Justice & Pro Bono Project. Attorneys volunteer their time to assist veterans with civil legal matters by providing legal advice. Cases they can help with include: Family Law, landlord cases, debt collection, harassment by debt collectors, disability SSI cases, overpayment from SSI cases, bankruptcy, foreclosure defense, probate planning & estate planning (wills), public benefits, food stamp issues, Veteran benefits, ID protection (can’t get drivers licenses, etc.). They cannot assist with any fee generating cases (i.e. suing someone, etc.).

Eligibility:Veterans (regardless of discharge status, era of service, or disability). There is an income eligibility requirement.

Contact:To schedule an appointment please call Mt. Carmel at 719-772-7000.

While some legal services for Veterans are free, others will have a fee.  However, some programs are discounted to provide further aid. By understanding your situation better, we can help you find the lawyers for Veterans that fit your financial need. Whether you need a pro-bono lawyer, or you’re looking for low-cost legal aid, we can connect you to the best resources for your needs.

Not all Military Veterans are eligible for legal aid in Colorado. If you are looking for a military attorney, you cannot have a dishonorable discharge on your record. Otherwise, the time you served, your current disabilities, and your income will not prohibit you from getting the attorney you need. Additionally, many Veteran Spouses are eligible for legal assistance in certain situations.

Besides the legal aid lawyers that we can connect you with, there are other valuable resources to be aware of. Before you search for “free notary services near me,” trust in Mt. Carmel Veterans Center to provide you with the information you need.  At the VA offices, we can connect you with non-lawyer advocates that will aid with your VA-related and other disability claims. In addition, we can help you find nonprofit and other membership organizations that provide further guidance to Colorado Veterans.

Legal Services & Other Veterans Services in Colorado Springs

Our team is here to help with counseling, supportive services, job placement, and much more. If you have questions about our service offerings, please contact us at 719-772-7000 or via our webform here.

Leave a Comment