Connecticut - Statewide Self Help and Legal Research
Connecticut Self Help Legal Information and Legal Resources
View Connecticut Courts self help resources including links to publications, videos, FAQs, and forms. Topics include: child Support, Landlord/Tenant, Small Claims, Traffic Violations, Self-Representation, Victim Services, Court Service Centers, and Public Information Desks.
Connecticut Probate Court Information
View information about Connecticut Probate Courts including Trusts and Estates, Conservatorships, Children's Matters, Disablities, Mental Health Commitments, Rules of Procedure, User Guides, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Common Legal Terms
View definitions of commonly used legal terms which are organized alphabetically.
Connecticut Traffic Law and Driving Information
The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles offers on online Driver's Manual and podcasts with traffic law and driving information.
Foreclosure Prevention Resources
View resources for preventing foreclosure in Connecticut, including local housing counseling agencies, a state hotline, state agencies and programs including a Foreclosure Mediation Program, and links to legal aid providers.
View the Connecticut Judicial Branch Law Libraries resources including searching state statutes, searching the library catalog, searching law by subject matter and asking a librarian for assistance.
Small Claims Court Information
View Connecticut small claims court information including a link to a small claims procedural handbook, FAQ, how and where to file a small claims case, forms and searching court records.
View information about family court matters including what types of matters are decided in family court, child support enforcement services and costs of filing with the court.
View information about housing matters including court locations, where to file, case look up, forms and FAQ.
Connecticut Child Support
View information about Connecticut child support, including the Bureau of Child Support Enforcement, location of noncustodial parents, paternity, establishment of child support orders, modification, enforcement, application instructions, and links to additional resources.
Browse Connecticut General Statutes by table of contents or search by title, section, keyword, and database. Instructions and tutorials are provided.
Connecticut Victim Services and Resources
The Office of the Victim Advocate provides brochures and guides for crime victims, a glossary o common legal terms, instructions for filing an inquiry or complaint, and links to the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Connecticut Sexual Assault Services, the Department of Correction Victim Services Unit and its notification service, and additional resources.
Connecticut Consumer Protection
The Department of Consumer Protection offers information about various types of consumer issues, resources, fraud and scams, and its Complaint Center with tips, types of complaints handled, and links to complaint forms.
Connecticut Attorney General Legal and Consumer Resources
The Office of the Attorney General offers information about constituent issues such as child support and protection, seniors, health care, and living wills; and consumer issues and resources including scams, charities, and a complaint form.