Legal Aid of Manasota (FL)

Non-profit civil law firm that provides free legal services to low income individuals and families in Sarasota and Manatee counties.
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Primary geographic focus: Florida
Organization type(s): Provider

Legal Aid of Manasota provides a variety of pro bono (free) civil legal services to members of the community who qualify for our services. We do not do any criminal law. At Legal Aid we strive to bring equal justice to all as best we can.



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Legal Aid of Manasota Offers Help and Hope

Tony D’Souza
Sarasota Magazine
September 1, 2015
When much is at stake, Legal Aid of Manasota fights for those in need.


Legal aid seeks justice for all

Linda Harradine
Sarasota Herald Tribune
October 24, 2016
In 75 percent of civil legal cases in this country, people do not have access to legal help. These most vulnerable individuals are cancer patients, foster children, domestic-violence victims, veterans, disabled persons and families who have fallen on difficult times.


Public initiative links law and medicine

Sarasota Herald Tribune
October 12, 2017
Legal challenges often translate into health problems. That is the premise of a new partnership that will launch publicly Saturday in north Sarasota.

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Newtown to be part of new project to clear home titles

Zach Murdock
Sarasota Herald Tribune
October 27, 2017
Issues can prevent owners from financing repairs, obtaining community development funds or even receiving federal aid through the Federal Emergency Management Agency after a storm.

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Barancik and Legal Aid of Manasota start groundbreaking foster care program

Sarasota Herald Tribune
February 6, 2019
The Legal Lifeline for Youth program will represent youths ages 14 and up in the 12th Judicial Circuit.

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