North Dakota Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral
This page provides information about Legal Aid and Lawyer Referral resources in North Dakota.
Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
North Dakota - Statewide Courts Legal Aid
Find a North Dakota Lawyer
Access information about lawyers through an alphabetical list by name, or search by keyword or location.
Free Legal Assistance
Legal Services of North Dakota provides free civil legal assistance to low-income and elderly residents. Links are available to find contact information, office locations, an application form, and an Outreach Calendar for remote locations. Links to Dakota Plains Legal Services and Migrant Legal Services,(in the upper right) direct users to similar services in specific locations.
Lawyer Referral Service
The State Bar Association of North Dakota offers an online lawyer referral and information service.
Volunteer Lawyer Services
The State Bar Association of North Dakota offers reduced-fee and pro-bono legal services for low-income residents, with an online application form and a toll-free number.
Find Lawyer Discipline Records
The North Dakota Supreme Court offers an online list of lawyer discipline decisions, with decisions listed by most recent date and lawyer last name. Decisions are available from 1969 through the present.
Find Lawyer Status Information
View a list of lawyers who are not currently licensed to practice law in North Dakota.
Complaints About Lawyers
The North Dakota Supreme Court provides information about the Disciplinary Board and how to make a complaint about a lawyer.
View contact information for Public Defender offices, which provide free legal services to low-income adults and juveniles charged with a crime that could result in incarceration. See links in the left column to application forms and answers to frequently asked questions.
The North Dakota Attorney General's Office provides information about scams, consumer rights, and instructions for filing a complaint, with links to downloadable and online complaint forms and a sample complaint letter.
Traill County - Courts Legal Aid Resources
Traill County Bad Check Prosecution and Restitution
The Traill County State's Attorney's Office offers information about its bad check prosecution and restitution procedures, with instructions and links to required forms.