The Modest Means Program was created to help those in the community with moderate income find affordable legal assistance. If you have a legal problem but are not in a position to hire an attorney at average billing rates, the Modest Means Program is for you!
How does the Modest Means Program work?
If you are interested in getting a referral to a Modest Means attorney, please fill out the below form or call and speak with an intake specialist. If your income qualifies, you will be referred to an attorney who will charge a reduced rate.
Referral Phone Number: 419-242-2000
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:30-10:30 am
You can submit a form online at anytime.
What are the fees?
The initial 30 minute in office consultation is $30.00. If you decide to hire the attorney after meeting with them, they will charge $75.00 per hour and can require a retainer fee up front of $375.00 to cover the first 5 hours of legal assistance.
What areas of law are available?
We have Modest Means attorneys who practice in the following areas:
- Consumer Law
- Real Estate
- Family Law
- Criminal (misdemeanors and traffic offenses only)
Please click on the link below to request a modest means lawyer referral.
Modest Means Referral Request Form