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Consumer Law Resource Center

Who We Are

The Consumer Law Resource Center provides free legal and court information related to Consumer Law matters in the District of Columbia: 

  • Debt Collection
  • Home Improvement/Independent Contractor Disputes
  • Security Deposit Refunds
  • Small Claims Cases
  • Used Car or Car Repair Disputes
  • Utility Disputes
  • Violations of the Consumer Protection Procedures Act

The Resource Center does not help with evictions, government benefits, taxes, stay away/restraining orders, or domestic violence orders. Unless the case can be filed in the Small Claims Branch (cases seeking $5000 or less), the Resource Center does not help with car accidents, employment, personal injury, medical malpractice, or other tort cases.

We are open on Wednesdays from 9:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Walk-in
Hours
Wednesday
9:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Information

Please note that due to a high demand for services, it may be necessary for the Resource Center to limit the number of customers it sees each day and close intake before 12 p.m. Even if intake is closed early, all customers who have court dates that day will be seen if they sign in before 12 p.m. The Resource Center will, whenever possible, provide written materials and referrals to customers who cannot be seen that day.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
Statewide
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
Yes
Eligibility Restrictions

This program does not serve prisoners.

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials

General Contact Information

Address
Consumer Law Resource Center
510 4th Street NW Room 102 (map)
Washington, DC 20001
Last Review and Update: Nov 12, 2014

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