The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program will host 11 free legal clinics—including an expunction clinic and a veteran’s clinic—this December at a variety of locations across the county. During the general sessions, which are open to Dallas County residents who meet income eligibility guidelines, volunteer lawyers will provide free legal advice and consultation in civil matters. Those planning to attend should bring proof of income, identification, and legal documents with them to the site.

Schedules and locations are as follows:

East Dallas (Grace United Methodist Church—4105 Junius at Haskell)—5 p.m.

  • December 3 and December 17

South Dallas (Martin Luther King Jr. Center—2922 MLK Blvd.)—5 p.m.

  • December 1, December 8, and December 22

West Dallas (2828 Fish Trap Rd.)—5 p.m.

  • December 10

Garland (Salvation Army—457 W. Avenue D, Garland 75040)—5 p.m.

  • December 17

Friendship West Baptist Church (2020 West Wheatland Rd., Dallas)—5 p.m.

  • December 16

St. Phillip’s Community Center (1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Dallas)—5 p.m.

  • December 15

Expunction Clinic (2828 Fish Trap Rd., Dallas)—4 p.m.

  • December 15

Veterans Resource Center (4900 S. Lancaster Rd., Dallas) (for veterans only)—2 p.m.

  • December 4

DVAP is a joint initiative of the Dallas Bar Association and Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas. For more information, go to