Legal Assistance

Legal Services, Civil Rights, Courts, Judicial Records

Services and Information

  • Legal Help
    Resources for City of St. Louis residents in need of legal advice or low-cost representation.

Departments and Agencies

  • Building Division Court Section
    The Building Division's "Court Section" though its name implies is not court but rather provides property owners an appeals process before or instead of appearing in the City of St. Louis' circuit court.
  • Civil Rights Enforcement Agency
    The mission of the Civil Rights Enforcement Agency is to monitor and investigate fair housing, equal employment and public accommodation complaints.
  • Public Administrator
    The Public Administrator acts on behalf of the citizens of St. Louis before the Probate Division of the St. Louis Circuit Court.
  • 22nd Judicial Circuit Probate Division
    This on line service will allow you to access public forms, case information, and provide you with other helpful numbers and information.
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
    The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) assists the public in obtaining legal services. Call 314-621-6681
  • is your access to the Missouri state courts automated case management system. From here you are able to inquire about case records including docket entries, parties, judgments and charges in public court. Only courts that have implemented the case management software as part of the Missouri Court Automation Program and only cases that have been deemed public under the Missouri Revised Statutes can be accessed through
  • Home School Legal Defense Association
    A nonprofit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children and to protect family freedoms.
  • Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
    Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc. (LSEM) provides free civil legal assistance to elderly and low-income people in 21 counties in Eastern Missouri. Clients must meet eligibility guidelines to qualify for assistance. 4232 Forest Park Ave St. Louis, MO 63108. Call 314-534-4200 or 1-800-444-0514
  • Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
    Providing high-quality legal assistance and equal access to justice for low-income people.
  • Missouri Bar Lawyer Referral
    The Missouri Bar Lawyer Referral Service can refer you to an attorney who practices within the geographical area where you need a lawyer; and the kind of lawyer that is appropriate for your situation. Call (573) 636-3635
  • Missouri Digital Heritage - Judicial Records
    Historic court records, both circuit and probate, offer tremendous insight into the lives of Missourians throughout society. Probate court records reveal specific information about an individual life and provide general evidence about the economy and society of an era.

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