Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc has grown tremendously since its founding to become Miami-Dade and Monroe County’s largest provider of civil legal services for the poor. Its steadfast efforts to assist those less fortunate have been recognized on a statewide and nationwide level multiple times as a model legal services program which provides one of a kind service in a trio of languages within multiple offices in Miami and the southern Dade area. The staff offers legal representation and advice in individual cases and also concentrates on systemic issues, self-help clinics, and empowering its clients.
Legal Services of Greater Miami is squarely committed to offering equal justice by spearheading collaboration and robust advocacy with partners throughout the community. It aims to alleviate the hardships associated with poverty. This advocacy is backed by a continued effort towards excellence and integrity, diversity, community and being compassionate towards clients. Outreach remains consistent, and solutions focused on collaboration are ongoing with the goal of meeting client needs.
Every year, Legal Services of Greater Miami helps more than 15,000 individuals and families. It has also recovered over $3 million in disability, unemployment, and additional benefits.
For additional information on Legal Services of Greater Miami or if you like to donate visit http://legalservicesmiami.org/.
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