Veterans fight for our freedom; it’s time we fight for their legal aid

Texas lawyers and the legal community have a responsibility to help military service members. Legal aid can and does make a difference for veterans.

Op-Ed (Texas)

Nathan L. Hecht, Donald J. Guter
Victoria Advocate (TX)
November 9, 2018

Tags: Funding: State & Local, Veterans

Organizations mentioned/involved: Texas Access to Justice Foundation (TAJF), The South Texas College of Law Houston Clinical Programs and The Randall O. Sorrels Legal Clinics


These funds will go a long way toward securing the free legal services our veterans truly need. If you would like to learn more or honor a service member or veteran in your life, please visit

The commitment to veterans must continue. We owe them more than gratitude and applause – we owe them our promise that what they have sacrificed for us will not be overlooked. One way to honor their service is to step up and help veterans receive the legal assistance they deserve.