Attorney will continue offering free legal aid

John R. Rellick, Managing Attorney of Rappahannock Legal Services in Tappahannock, will be available at the conference room adjacent to the King William County General District Courtroom, 351 Courthouse Lane, King William, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27th.  Attorney Rellick will meet with persons from King William and King & Queen counties seeking free legal services.

Although walk-ins will be served at the King William location, it is preferred that applicants contact the Tappahannock office of Rappahannock Legal Services in advance at (804) 443-9393 or toll-free at 1-800-572-3094 to determine eligibility for services and reserve an appointment time at the King William outreach site.  Rappahannock Legal Services also continues to serve clients out of their Tappahannock office at 407 Prince Street.

Rappahannock Legal Services provides free legal services out of its Tappahannock office to residents of King William and King & Queen counties, plus 5 other counties surrounding Tappahannock.  Eligibility is based on a household?s income and assets.  Only those households below specified income levels for household size are eligible for services.  Services are provided in many kinds of civil cases.  However personal injury cases, divorce, traffic cases and criminal cases are not handled by Rappahannock Legal Services.