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Where to Find Help

UPDATED June 14, 2017

Lawyer Referral Services

Texas

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If you are a victim of abuse, you may want to ask the Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service whether or not they screen for lawyers who are experienced in handling domestic violence cases.  For a suggested list of questions to ask regarding the lawyer’s fees and experience when interviewing an attorney, go to our Choosing and Working with a Lawyer page.

Bexar

San Antonio Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
Bexar County Courthouse
100 Dolorosa, Suite 500
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 227-8822
Web: http://www.sanantoniobar.org/need-a-lawyer/
Email: info@sabar.org
The San Antonio Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service helps individuals to find a lawyer who best matches their legal needs and financial means. The Lawyer Referral Service is free. Lawyer Referral Service attorneys do not provide pro bono legal services.

Dallas

Dallas Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
2101 Ross Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214) 220-7476
Fax: (214) 220-7465
Web: http://www.dallasbar.org/lawyerreferralservice
The Dallas Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service refers individuals with legal needs to attorneys in the Dallas area (including Plano and Collin County, Texas). The initial consultation is 30 minutes for a $20 fee.

El Paso

El Paso Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
500 East San Antonio, Room 1204
San Antonio, TX 79901
Phone: (915) 532-7052
Web: http://elpasobar.com/lawyer_referral
Email: nancy@elpasobar.com
El Paso Bar Association Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) is for individuals in El Paso County who are in need of legal assistance. The LRIS matches individuals with attorneys in El Paso County who are best suited for their needs. The initial consultation fee is $20.

Harris

Texas Lawyer Referral Service
Houston, TX
Phone: (713) 510-7100
Web: http://www.txlrs.org/
The Texas Lawyer Referral Service is available to individuals with a legal matter in the Greater Houston Metropolitan Texas area. The Texas Lawyer Referral Service matches individuals with an attorney who best fits their legal needs. Lawyers provide a free or low-cost initial consultation.

The Houston Lawyer Referral Service
Houston, TX 77006
Phone: (713) 237-9429
Phone: (800) 289-4577
Web: http://www.hlrs.org
The Houston Lawyer Referral Service (HLRS) provides free referrals to individuals. The initial 30-minute consultation fee is $20. HLRS serves Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, and Montgomery Counties.

Tarrant

Tarrant County Bar Association Lawyer Referral & Information Service
1315 Calhoun Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Phone: (817) 338-4092
Fax: (817) 335-9238
Web: http://tarrantbar.org/community/lawyer-referral-information-service/
Email: LRIS@tarrantbar.org
The Tarrant County Bar Association Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) matches individuals with attorneys in Tarrant County who best fit their legal needs. The initial 30-minute consultation has a $20 fee.

Travis

Austin Bar Association
816 Congress Avenue, Suite 700
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 472-0279
Fax: (512) 473-2720
Web: https://intus.austinbar.org/directory/
Email: info@austinbar.org
The Austin Bar Association provides individuals with an online directory of lawyers in the Austin area. Individuals can search for attorneys by the type of law they practice, zip code, law firm, and first and last name.

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