Eastern Housing Court lawyer for the day

Get basic legal advice, help understanding laws and your rights, and assistance filling out forms

Days and times

Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
First come, first served.


Outside Courtroom 10 on the 5th floor of the Edward Brooke Courthouse


Serves both landlords and tenants


Legal advice and strategy; help filling out forms; referral to service agencies; representation in mediation; may file court appearance

Other information

Project provides advice to both BHA and private tenants, as well as landlords. 

For more information contact the clerk's office at (617) 788-8486.

Administered by the Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP): (617) 423-0648

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