This page provides information about Self Help and Legal Research resources in Maine. Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
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Maine - Statewide Self Help and Legal ResearchMaine Legal Information broken ?
Legal information is available in several languages and on a variety of topics, including Family Law, Landlord/Tenant, Foreclosure, Small Claims, Debt Collection, Civil Rights and Employment. General court information is also offered, including Fee Waivers and other court procedures.Maine Laws and Statutes broken ?
Search Maine laws or statutes by text, title or statute number.Self-Representation Information broken ?
The HelpMELaw website offers information for people who do not have attorneys, including links to legal information, lawyer referral services and other resources.Traffic Violation information broken ?
Fine information about traffic violations, including answers to frequently asked questions, definitions of terms and online payment options.Small Claims Court information broken ?
View the Maine Guide to Small Claims Proceedings, including links to laws, forms and other online resources for small claims cases.Administrative Office of the Courts broken ?
This office administers all state courts with the exception of probate courts that are managed by individual counties. A contact directory and publications are available online, including online court forms.Maine Domestic Violence Information broken ?
View answers to frequently asked questions about domestic violence, domestic abuse and the Protection Order process in Maine. In addition, there are links to agencies and programs for further legal assistance.Child Support Services broken ?
The Maine Department of Health and Human Services Office of Integrated Access and Support Division of Support Enforcement and Recovery offers information about child support services, including information related to paternity, online payments, child support questions about a specific case and other resources related to child support.Business and Consumer Court Information broken ?
Find answers to frequently asked questions about the statewide court division that handles certain business and consumer cases.Maine Superior Court Mediation broken ?
Search for Maine Superior Court mediators, arbitrators or evaluators by type of process, type of case or county.Legal Information Pamphlets broken ?
The Maine Bar Association provides pamphlets and web pages on a variety of legal topics.Court Rules broken ?
View Maine Court Rules.Representing Yourself broken ?
View information about representing yourself in Maine courts.Help Guides and Handbooks broken ?
The Maine Judicial Branch provides a Citizens Guide to the Maine Courts, a Guide to Protection from Abuse and Harassment Actions, a Guide to Small Claims Proceedings in the Maine District Court, Information for Jurors and a Handbook for Parents & Legal Guardians in Child Protection CasesFamily Division Information broken ?
The Maine Judicial Branch provides information about the Family Division of the District Court, including publications and rules.Foreclosure Diversion and Mediation Program broken ?
The Maine Judicial Branch provides information about the Foreclosure Diversion Program, including information about mediation, frequently asked questions, resources and forms.Law Libraries broken ?
The Maine Judicial Branch provides information about law libraries, including links to County and online law libraries.Equal Justice Partners Information broken ?
Maine Equal Justice Partners offer information about the legal aspects of health care, public assistance, education, and employment issues for low-income residentsDisability Rights Information broken ?
The Disability Rights Center offers publications on various aspects of the rights of the disabled.Maine Executive Clemency Information broken ?
View information about commutations of sentences and pardons of criminal convictions in Maine, including frequently asked questions and a downloadable application for clemency.
Maine Multiple County Self Help and Legal ResearchDrug Court Information broken ?
The Maine Judicial Branch provides information about Drug Court in Androscoggin, Cumberland, Hancock, Penobscot, Washington and York Counties.