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Need legal help with a family matter? Free clinic coming to Gulfport

The nonprofit Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project and the Harrison County Bar Association are hosting a free legal clinic to assist low-income residents with uncontested family law matters.

Participants will receive legal court documents prepared by licensed Mississippi attorneys and legal advice on irreconcilable differences divorce, emancipation, child support modification and misdemeanor expungement cases.

The clinic is 2 p.m. Nov. 1 at Harrison County Chancery Court, 1801 23rd Ave., Gulfport.

To be eligible, annual income must be at or below 200 percent of the federal poverty level. For example, for one person that means $23,540 or less, and for a family of four it’s $48,500 or less.

Registration is required by Oct. 27 by calling 601-882-5001 or going to http://www.mvlp.net/%20pro-se-legal-clinic-intake-form%20.

For more information, visit mvlp.org.

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