Medical-Legal Partnership with Bay Pines VA
No appointment needed. Walk-ins will be screened for eligibility based on income and, if they qualify for services, will meet with an attorney.
The Medical-Legal Partnership with Bay Pines VA provides free legal assistance to veterans, and spouses or adult children of a veteran, who receive medical care at the Bay Pines VA or live in Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Manatee, and Sarasota counties
Staff can assist with various civil legal needs, such as disability benefits, family law, housing, consumer matters, advanced directives, discharge upgrades, and more.
We encourage anyone that may have a legal question or concern to contact our office to be pre-screened and assigned to an attorney for assistance. The dedicated MLP phone line is (727) 398-9592.
Bay Pines VA (In-person)
Typically, every Monday.
09:30 am - 12:30 pm
10000 Bay Pines Boulevard
Building 100, Transition & Care Suite
Bay Pines, FL 33744
NOTE: When we are at the Bay Pines VA, we are located in Building 100 in the Transition & Care suite (across from the Starbucks).
Sarasota VA Clinic (In-person)
Typically, every other Tuesday.
09:00 am - 12:00 pm
5682 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34233
Legal Assistance by Telephone
Typically, daily hours Monday-Friday.
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
If you are unable to attend in-person for any reason, you can call the dedicated MLP phone line during daily hours to be screened for an appointment by telephone. The dedicated MLP phone line is (727) 398-9592.
Any documents that relate to your problem.
Apply for Services
If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.