Hampshire Probate and Family Court lawyer for the day

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

Day and Time

Every other Wednesday (1st and 3rd) 1 pm-4 pm
By appointment, call ahead to confirm volunteer is available. Litigants sign up, in advance, at the Registry of Probate to meet with the assigned volunteer attorney for the day.


Hampshire Probate and Family Court (Registry of Probate)


No income requirements


Determining what type of pleading to file; selection and completion of forms; discuss legal options and strategy; explaining and anticipating future steps

Other Information

Coordinated by the Registry: (413) 586-8500

The program calls the client the day before to confirm the appointment. They check for conflicts of interest. Clients can be waitlisted, but they try to limit the client visits to once every 6 months.

If someone fails to show without notifying the office of the cancellation, they are ineligible to re-schedule.

Appointment times are 30 minutes.