Brevard County Legal Aid, Inc.

What Brevard County Legal Aid does:

Brevard County Legal Aid (BCLA) was established in 1970 by the Brevard County Bar Association. Since then, it has grown to include a network of over 400 attorneys who volunteer their time to help low-income persons with civil (non-criminal) legal issues.

Types of issues or cases handled:

  • Family law
  • Foreclosures
  • Domestic violence,
  • Guardianship
  • Consumer cases that are bigger than small claims
  • Bankruptcy (if the debt is more than $10,000 and more than 50% is medical bills)
  • Landlord/Tenant (tenant must be current on rent)

Areas served:


Income and other eligibility information:

To be financially eligible, you must have a gross income that is not more than 125% of the poverty level.  There is no fee for legal service, but you may be asked to pay litigation costs (e.g. deposition fees, witness fees, etc.).  

How to get help:

By telephone at 1-321-631-2500
Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Office address:

Rockledge Office
1038 Harvin Way, Suite 100
Rockledge, Florida 32955
Telephone: 1-321-631-2500
Fax: 1-321-633-4822

Updated: October 15, 2018

Topics: Consumer Issues, Money & Debt, Bankruptcy, Families & Children, Foster Care & Child Welfare, Domestic Violence, Housing, Foreclosure