712 S Kansas Avenue, Suite 201
Topeka, KS 66603 (m)
Phone: (785) 354-8531
Fax: (785) 233-2096
Marilyn Harp, Director
Bethany Roberts, Managing Attorney
Mission Statement: To provide individual legal assistance to low-income residents of Shawnee, Douglas, Jefferson, Osage, and Wabaunsee counties who would be otherwise unable to afford adequate legal counsel.
Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday
- Kansas Legal Services represents clients in civil cases only, such as consumer and collection, administrative, family law, public benefit, housing or senior citizen matters
- Kansas Legal Services does not represent persons charged with criminal or traffic cases, nor do they represent individuals in fee generating cases
- Kansas Legal Services for Senior Citizens and Jayhawk Legal Services for Seniors in Shawnee, Douglas and Jefferson counties. See separate listing
- Children’s Advocacy Resource Center: See separate listing
Eligibility: Anyone meeting financial and other eligibility guidelines.
How to Apply: Call (800) 723-6953 or apply online at kansaslegalservices.org
Fees: No attorney fees are charged to qualified clients. In certain circumstances a reduced fee service may be offered. Court costs, filing fees and other expenses are client’s responsibility.
Funding: Legal Services Corporation, Department of Justice, Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging, Shawnee County Social Services, and others.