Helping low-income residents of Montrose, Delta, Ouray, Gunnison, Hinsdale, and San Miguel Counties navigate the legal system with the support of our knowledgeable staff and the advice of volunteer attorneys
WHAT WE DO
Since 1986, UVLA has given under-served and low-income residents of Montrose, Delta, Ouray, Gunnison, Hinsdale, and San Miguel counties the resources to resolve legal issues and remove themselves and their children from unsafe situations
HOW WE DO IT
Our staff consists of an Executive Director and an Intake Coordinator who serve our community with enormous help from volunteer attorneys, paralegals, and court staff.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
UVLA provides legal support through Clinics, pro se assistance, and pro bono representation.
UVLA Clinics are an opportunity to
speak with an attorney one-on-one, ask questions, and receive the advice you need to move forward.
We each have the right and ability to
represent ourselves in legal matters,
and UVLA provides the resources,
assistance, and knowledge to move
forward with confidence.
Moving forward pro se does not mean you will have to face someone who has hurt you. UVLA can help you file a Protection Order and any other
Mediation is often the fastest way to resolve a legal issue and involves working through an impartial third party to agree on terms that satisfy the needs of both parties and any
In limited cases, we are able to match clients with an attorney who will provide representation free of charge or through a stipend paid by UVLA. Determinations are made based on
SERVING THE UNCOMPAGHRE
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