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Christian Legal Aid of DC

General Contact Information

907 Maryland Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002

Who We Are

CLADC exists to provide free or reduced-cost legal services to low-income individuals from a faith-based perspective. Utilizing a network of volunteer attorneys, law students and other professionals, CLADC provides legal services primarily through its legal aid clinics at locations around Washington, D.C. If you are seeking legal help, please contact us at (202) 710-0592 or

Who We Serve

  • Statewide
Language(s) Spoken
  • English
  • French / Français
  • Spanish / Español
Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

CLADC uses Ayuda and various volunteers to provide professional interpretation/translation services for numerous languages.

Income Guidelines

CLADC provides free legal services to residents of the District of Columbia whose income does not exceed HUD’s Low (80%) Income Limits that determine eligibility for DC residents for HUD’s assisted housing programs. As of FY 2019-20, said limits are $54,350 for a one-person household.

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair? Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? No
Eligibility Restrictions

Must be a D.C. resident, or have a D.C.-based legal matter, and meet income eligibility requirements.

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
Description of Services

We offer legal services, including occasional representation, in the following practice areas: simple estate planning (wills, powers of attorney), probate, expungements/criminal record sealing, Social Security disability, and landlord/tenant (eviction defense and housing code violations).

Last Review and Update: Mar 25, 2020
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