Services for Veterans
If you are a veteran and are in need of legal services, the following resource list includes agencies offering free or reduced-fee services for veterans. Please contact the listed agency to find more information on the requirements and to determine if you qualify.
If you do not meet the requirements for services through the following agencies, you can use our Lawyer Referral Service to find a local, private attorney for hire.
Legal Advice/ Representation
TX LEGAL SERVICES HOTLINE FOR VETERANS
Low-income veterans and their families may be eligible to receive referrals to and/or legal advice from a licensed attorney.
Phone: (800) 622-2520, Select Option 2
TEXAS RIOGRANDE LEGAL AID (TRLA)
Local veterans program providing advice and services to veterans with limited income.
Phone: (210) 212-3700
Visit Website: https://www.trla.org/
TX LEGAL SERVICES CENTER
This is a state veterans program.
Phone: (512) 477-6000
A consolidated site of veteran services including legal aid.
Visit Website: http://sanantonio.americaserves.org/about-txserves-san-antonio/
SAN ANTONIO LEGAL SERVICES ASSOCIATION
Legal Clinic for Veterans. Intake is online only
Visit Website: https://www.sa-lsa.org/veterans
Additional Veteran Services
TX VETERANS COMMISSION
Do you have a question about your benefits or discharge?
Contact Benefits Counselor Art Swezey at (210) 617-5175 for more information
PTSD AND LEGAL SYSTEM GUIDE
This guide provides information to help manage post-traumatic stress disorder, identifies possible triggers within the legal process, offers coping strategies and has a resource list for treatment. The services are provided by The Texas Civil Rights Project’s Justice for Veterans Campaign with funding from the Texas Bar Foundation.
ACCESS the guide HERE.
BEXAR COUNTY VETERANS TREATMENT COURT
For criminal cases only.
Phone: (210) 335-2156