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Law Society of Upper Canada

Assesses the needs of clients and provides the name of the most appropriate lawyer or paralegal to meet the needs identified.

Record #: MET0604 Last Full Update: 17 Apr 2019
Alternate Name Lawyer Referral Service ; LSO ; LSRS ; LSUC
Former Name Law Society of Upper Canada (2017)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Osgoode Hall
130 Queen St W
Toronto, ON M5H 2N6
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Intersection University Ave and Queen St W
Physical Access Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible automatic east side entrance
Description and Services
Description (Service) Online referral service -- * telephone referrals for those in crisis or without internet access only * referrals made to participating lawyer/paralegal * lawyers/paralegals will provide up to one free half hour of consultation by telephone or in person * fees for subsequent consultation or any legal work are negotiated with the lawyer/paralegal * Law Society Lawyer and Paralegal Directory -- * does not provide legal advice
Hours Online -- Mon-Sun 24 hours; Crisis -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Residents of Ontario seeking a lawyer, including persons receiving Legal Aid
Languages English ; French ; referrals to lawyers who speak other languages
Service Categories Legal Assistance Referral Services
Contact Information
TTY Phone 416-644-4886
Crisis Phone 416-947-5255 ; Toll free -- 1-855-947-5255
Fax 416-947-3924