ACLU of Alabama
207 Montgomery Street, Suite 910
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 262-0304
Fax: (334) 269-5666

  • Takes on limited number of individual cases, provides referrals,
  • When corresponding, put "Attn: Legal Request" on envelope or in subject line

Alabama Department of Public Health (Online)
For addresses, see:

  • List of local public health clinics

Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
P.O. Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0395
Phone: (205) 348-4928

  • Provides legal assistance in civil cases that deal with the developmentally disabled, mentally ill; investigates reports of neglect and abuse and denied access to assistive technological devices/services, advocacy.
  • Take on limited number of individual cases; if not eligible, provides referral.

Alabama State Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
Phone: (800) 392-5660 (fastest method of receiving referral)
Spanish: (888) 835-3505
Fax: (334) 261-6310

  • Cost will be no more than $50.00 for first consultation, plus additional fees thereafter that should be discussed before hiring lawyer
  • Ask to be connected to the "volunteer lawyers program" for pro bono referrals; be aware that a very small pool of applicants qualifies

Alabama Prison Project
619 N. Bridge Street
Wetumpka, AL 36092
Phone: (334) 264-7416

  • Investigates in sentencing phase of capital trials; visits death-row prisoners, offers family support and programs of death-row prisoners

Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama
122 Commerce Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 269-1803
Fax: (334) 269-1806

  • Represent limited number of indigent defendants and prisoners who have been denied fair treatment in legal system

Aid to Inmate Mothers
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 986
Montgomery, AL 36101-0986
Street Address:    434 N. McDonough Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 262-2245 or (800) 679-0246
Fax: (334) 262-2296

  • Provides in-facility classes on many topics, family connection programs, mentoring programs for children of incarcerated parents, re-entry resources

Alabama Department of Corrections Re-entry Resources (Online)
301 S. Ripley Street
P.O. Box 301501
Montgomery, AL. 36130-1501
Phone: (334) 353.3883

  • Resources on reentry facilities statewide

P.O. Box 765
Selma, AL 36702-0765
Phone: (334) 996-8966

  • Provides assistance including support and advocacy regarding conditions of confinement and constitutional rights, support groups, and counseling services for those who have experienced sexual abuse while incarcerated

Legal Services Alabama
For addresses, see "Legal Services Alabama Offices" section on website
Phone: (800) 844-LEGAL

  • Provides qualifying low-income persons with legal assistance in civil matters including administrative representation, representation in court, appeals, mediation, and legal self-help materials and forms

Montgomery AIDS Outreach
820 W. South Boulevard           
Montgomery, AL 36105
Phone: (334) 280-3349; (800) 510-4704
Fax: (334) 280-3315
545 West Main Street
Dothan, AL 36301
Phone: (334) 673-0494

  • Brings HIV/AIDS patients in from prisons for medical appointments, provides HIV/AIDS education programs to prisons, counseling services, housing, public health, employment resources

Southern Poverty Law Center
400 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 956-8200

  • Litigate civil suits focused in limited areas; provide online resources

University of Alabama School of Law
P.O. Box 870382
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

  • Students may take case for pro bono requirement
  • When corresponding, put "Pro Bono Program" in first address line