Ask-A-Lawyer

Ask-A-Lawyer sessions for 2019-2020 term:

Monday, October 28 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)
Monday, November 18 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)
Monday, December 16 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)
Monday, January 27 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)
Monday, February 24 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)
Monday, March 30 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)

Monday, April 27 from 6:00-8:00 pm at OISS (421 Temple)

If you have any questions please contact Megan Kelley.

The following resources are available for graduate students with legal needs:

Ask-A-Lawyer Sessions: Each month during the academic year meet with volunteer lawyers from the New Haven Bar Association for a one-on-one consultation. Upcoming dates are listed above.

Free Referral Service:  A list of lawyers who have agreed to offer a free consultations to students is available. The participating lawyers have also agreed to provide a discount if you retain them.  Please email GSAS Assistant Dean Richard Sleight for access to the list. 

International Legal Problems: International students with a visa issue or similar international-student-specific issue can contact Parker Emerson at OISS. Parker is experienced at handling these problems and can connect students with lawyers who have expertise in immigration law.

Landlord Disputes: The Office of Off Campus Living mediates discussions between Yale students and their landlords.