Facts & Figures

In 2021, Bay Area Legal Services...

  • Assisted 12,758 individuals, families, and community groups.
  • Responded to 62,671 callers and online applicants seeking legal services.
  • Helped 5,875 individuals with family law matters.
  • Supported 1,996 residents in the Tampa Bay area through our Legal Information Center by providing them with legal information about how to represent themselves in family law cases.
  • Helped 4,122 senior clients.
  • Assisted 2,069 domestic violence survivors.
  • Helped 1,669 military veterans and their families.
  • Assisted 3,564 clients with housing problems.
  • Helped 193 clients with employment-related matters.
  • Served 470 clients through pro bono projects and clinics.
  • Benefited from 3,183 hours donated to our Volunteer Lawyers Program by pro bono attorneys.
  • Benefited from 844 hours donated to our Volunteer Lawyers Program by law students and non-Florida licensed attorneys.
  • Benefited from 69 hours donated to our Volunteer Lawyers Program by paralegals and interpreters.

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If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

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