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The Senior Citizens Law Project provides free legal counsel and assistance to Clark County residents age 60 and older.  Donations are accepted.  Clients are responsible for applicable filing fees and other court costs. Read the news release for more information.

The Senior Citizens Law Project presently provides advice and assistance in matters that include:

  • Simple Wills (the law project does not prepare Living Trusts)
  • Advance Directives (Living Wills and Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care)
  • Power of Attorney (General and Special)
  • Long-Term Health Care Planning Issues
  • Consumer Disputes and Small Claims Instructions
  • Landlord/Tenant Disputes
  • Social Security Problems and Other Public Entitlements
  • Homesteads
  • Termination of Joint Tenancy
  • Affidavits of Entitlements
  • Intervention of Elder Abuse Matters
  • Legal Advice, Information and Referrals

This office does not presently handle:

  • Traffic Citations
  • Living Trusts
  • Criminal Matters
  • Bankruptcies
  • Fee Generating Cases
  • Guardianships
  • Malpractice Cases
  • Divorces
  • Real Estate Transactions

If you need an auxiliary aid or special arrangements, please notify us when making an appointment.  Senior Citizens Law Project counselors also make visits to home-bound seniors when necessary.

If the Senior Citizens Law Project declines actual representation in your matter, referrals will be made to:

  • State Bar of Nevada's Lawyer Referral Program: (702) 382-0504
  • Clark County Pro Bono: (702) 386-1070
  • Nevada Legal Services: (702) 386-0404
  • Neighborhood Justice Center: (702) 455-3898

For additional information on the Senior Law Project and its services, please call 229-6596.

Contact Information

Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services Department
Senior Citizens Law Project
310 S. Ninth St
Second Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: (702) 229-6596
Fax: (702) 384-0314

Business Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
By appointment only.

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