Emerald Coast Legal Aid
Specializing in Domestic Violence,Family Law, Elder Law, Property Law, and Foreclosure help.
We can provide representation in court to obtain orders of protection from domestic violence. We are also able to help domestic violence victims with referrals for counseling, shelter, and relocation funds.
We will help you navigate through the jungle of property law issues. Call our office and we will be happy to assist you with your property issues.
WILLS & ESTATES
If you need to plan a will or living will, or an estate, please call us.
We specialize in a variety of cases, from dissolution of marriage, to custody & termination of parental rights, and even simple legal advice.
If you have been served with a foreclosure lawsuit, or need help understanding the process, Northwest Florida Legal Services offers free legal assistance and representation to homeowners whose primary residence is in Escambia or Santa Rosa county.
Whether it's exploitation of the elderly, or a simple will, we are available to assist in the affairs of the elderly citizens in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties.
NORTHWEST FLORIDA LEGAL SERVICES, INC. (NWFLS) d/b/a EMERALD COAST LEGAL AID (ECLA) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) Florida corporation formed in 1978 to provide high quality civil legal services to low income residents, abused spouses or children and the elderly, residing in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties, Florida.
The principal funding sources are grants from foundations, federal and state agencies, county administrations, fee for service contracts and grants from the Florida Bar Foundation funded by Interest on Trust Accounts (IOTA), which provides legal services to our clients with no charges for attorney fees.
Civil legal services are provided to clients based on priorities determined annually by the Northwest Florida Legal Services’ Board of Trustees with high priority normally given to cases involving preservation of the family unit, spouse abuse, income maintenance and the elderly.