Missouri Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral
This page provides information about Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral resources in Missouri.
Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
Missouri - Statewide Courts Legal Aid
Find Legal Assistance
Links to lawyer referral services and organizations offering free and low-cost legal assistance to eligible clients.
The Missouri State Public Defender offers free and low-cost criminal defense representation to eligible clients. Online resources include answers to frequently asked questions, an online application for services and office contact information.
Find Attorney Status Information
The Missouri Bar offers an online search of attorney information to determine whether an attorney is in good standing to practice law. Search by lawyer name, city, county and zip code.
Missouri Attorney Complaint Information
The Missouri Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel provides information related to how to make a complaint about a lawyer, including online complaint forms.
Attorney Ethics and Discipline
View information about lawyer ethics and discipline. Also view Missouri Supreme Court disciplinary orders and opinions about attorneys.
Types of Representation
View information about various forms of legal representation including consultation, retainer, limited scope representation in which the lawyer handles some parts of a case, collaborative law in which opposing lawyers in domestic disputes negotiate instead of going to court, and free (pro bono) legal assistance.
Attorney Fee Dispute Resolution
The Missouri Bar offers information about its Fee Dispute Resolution Program, which helps attorneys and clients resolve disputes about attorneys' fees.
Directory of Free and Low-Cost Legal Services
View a directory of free and low-cost legal services programs, or search for programs by location or keyword.
The Missouri Bar offers an online search for lawyers who are accepting new clients, by area of practice, language, and location.
Barton County - Courts Legal Aid Resources
Barton County Bad Check Collection and Prosecution and Victim/Witness Information
The Barton County Prosecuting Attorney's Office offers information about its bad check collection and prosecution services, with tips for merchants and instructions for filing a complaint. Information for crime victims and witnesses is also provided. Scroll down the page to the "Learn & Do More" heading, then click the Victims, Witnesses & Bad Checks" link to download the document.
City of St. Louis County - Courts Legal Aid Resources
22nd Judicial Circuit of St. Louis Family / Juvenile Court
View information about St. Louis Family and Juvenile Court with jurisdiction over all divorce actions, legal separations, child custody, adoptions, juvenile proceedings, adult abuse and name changes, with links to additional substantive and instructional resources.
Greene County - Courts Legal Aid Resources
Greene County Lawyers
Find a Greene County Bar Association member lawyer by legal category.