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Assisting hundreds of domestic violence survivors to obtain injunctions, child custody, support, and alimony.
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We are a nonprofit law firm serving residents in the Tampa Bay area.

Success Stories

On any given day, there are nearly 443,000 children in foster care in the United States.

Baby Jeremy and Lisa

Each year, approximately 20,000 youth will age out of the foster care system without a permanent family.

Kevin Johnson holding a sign that says mental freedom

Approximately 3.5 million senior homeowners in the U.S. are underwater on their loans and have no home equity.

Mary Oliver sitting on porch steps

2.7 million grandparents are raising grandchildren nationwide, and about 20% of those have incomes that fall at or below the poverty line.

The Paul Family sitting on a porch

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The Florida Legislature approved $500,000 in funding to staff and launch a statewide Veterans Legal Helpline Project. The Florida Department of Veterans Affairs has partnered with Bay Area Legal Services to lead the initiative, which is now underway.

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