American Samoa Legal Aid
Our mission: To empower our community to access equal justice through high quality civil legal services.
Types of Cases ASLA Handles
ASLA provides free civil legal assistance to low income persons in the types of cases listed in the ASLA Priorities such as Minor Guardianship, Name Change, Small Estates, Domestic Violence, Home Foreclosure Defense, and many more. ASLA does not provide legal assistance for defendants in criminal cases. If you have such a matter, please consult another attorney.
ASLA is a recipient of federal funding. ASLA does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, gender or age.
Persons seeking ASLA’s free civil legal assistance who do not meet the client financial, citizenship and priorities eligibility guidelines should consult with a private attorney.
Disaster victims needing info on disaster assistance should visit:
The ASLA website contains general information about ASLA's legal services and related matters. This general information is not legal advice. Viewing or using information in this website does not create an attorney-client relationship between ASLA and the viewer or user. The links to other resources on the internet are to help low income persons access legal resources and are not intended to imply that ASLA sponsors such outside website, resource, trade name, trademark, logo or copyrighted symbol.
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