assists callers in finding an attorney who matches their legal needs.
ARS staff will schedule a 30-minute consultation with a private attorney
at a location convenient to you. We do not give callers a list
of names and telephone numbers of attorneys.
is a $30 administrative fee required to schedule the initial 30-minute
consultation, which is the responsibility of the caller to pay. This
fee is not refunded if you cancel the consultation. There is no $30
administrative fee for Social Security Disability Claims. The $30
fee is waived for most attorney fee generating cases such as workers'
compensation and personal injury.
you are unsure of the type of attorney you need, ARS will assist you
in determining the area of law best suited for your legal matter,
and find an attorney who practices in that area of law. However, the
intake staff cannot inform you of the merits of your case.
The ARS is now offering a Modest Fee service for most legal issues. In
order to qualify for this service, your total household income must fall
between 125-250% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. An ARS Intake Counselor
can help you determine if you qualify for this service.
The cost for this service is
$20 and is payable to the Ramsey County Bar Association ARS. The attorney
will consult with you for the first 30 minutes for no charge, after that
the attorney will charge no more than $55.00 per hour/initial $600.00
retainer fee for their services.
you would like a referral, please call the intake line at 651.224.1775
or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
a lawyer in a different part of the country? Find the Lawyer Referral
program in that geographic area through the ABA national directory, here.