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Low-Cost Legal Resources in Dane County

A list of legal assistance agencies and clinics in Dane County, WI. Organized by area of law.

Great Lakes Indigenous Law Center

University of Wisconsin Law School
975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706
608-263-5019 .

Legal Assistance -  Provide legal assistance on uniquely tribal legal matters.

Eligibility - Open to the public.

Costs - Free Services.

Staff - Richard Monette, Director, and other Board Members

Publications - Website at http://law.wisc.edu/glilc/
 

 

Wisconsin Judicare -- Indian Law Office

401 Fifth Street, Suite 200
Wausau, WI  54403
(715) 842-1681 or (800) 472-1638 - Toll Free
Email:info@judicare.org
 

Legal Assistance

"The Indian Law Office provides representation to low-income Native Americans in civil matters involving Indian law issues.  The Indian Law Office has a long history of providing legal counsel on significant Indian law cases in Wisconsin (e.g., Menominee Restoration, the Voigt case, the Crandon School District case, the American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments of 1994).

Additionally, Judicare's Indian Law Office provides legal assistance to Indian tribes on a variety of tribal projects through contracts and agreements with individual tribes (e.g., tribal codes and court development, lay advocate training, tribal/state judicial relations, tribal GAL trainings)."

Eligibility - "Low-in come Native Americans" involved in "civil matters involving Indian law issues."

Costs - Free Services.

Staff - Click here for current contacts for manager and staff

Publications - Website at http://www.judicare.org/Content/Indian_Law.cfm. See also the publications portion of the site.