Legal Aid NC Helpline
Toll-Free: 1 (866) 219-LANC (5262)
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Monday – Friday
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Monday & Thursday
Apply for free help with civil (non-criminal) legal issues. Those 60 and older should call the Senior Helpline.
We provide free legal help to low-income North Carolinians in civil cases involving basic human needs like safety, shelter, income and more.
Criminal Record Expunction
Attend our free Criminal Record Expunction Clinic to learn if you can remove any information from your criminal record. Sign up for the clinic here. The clinic is held in locations…
Free Expunction Clinic for New Hanover County Residents
NEW HANOVER COUNTY—New Hanover County residents are eligible for a free expunction clinic. To register:…
Code for Durham Day spotlights expunction software created in collaboration with Legal Aid
DURHAM · Feb. 17, 2021—The coding collective that created a powerful tool for streamlining criminal record expunctions for Durham residents has received a high honor.…