Latest News – August 2
5th Judicial District Offers FREE Legal Assistance
Colorado’s 5th Judicial District, which includes Leadville and Lake County is offering FREE legal resources and assistance to couples and families representing themselves in family law matters during an event at the Eagle County Justice Center from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 9.
A variety of professional services will be available at no cost.
They include a parenting class from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. to fulfill requirements in domestic-relations cases.
Full services begin at 2 p.m. to include:
- counselors to help create a parenting plan
- mediation services
- attorneys to assist in legal based questions
- Legal Aid services including information on financial aid
- assistance in completing domestic-relations court forms.
Parents with children are asked to make child-care arrangements; services will not be available to people who bring children to the event. Spanish interpretation will be available for all services.
For more information, please contact Family Court Facilitator Laurie Mactavish at 970-328-8566. The Eagle County Justice Center is located at 885 Chambers Ave. in Eagle, Colo.